Botsford Turn

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Identifier

NG507014

Title

Botsford Turn

Subject

Steam Freight Train

Description

This is the west end of Jackson yard, with Mohawk 3100 departing on a 58-car Botsford (Kalamazoo) turn. At the rear end, a U-3 switcher is coupled on for assistance on the one-mile grade west of the depot. The main line passes to the north of the yard, on the left. Roundhouse and shop are out of camera range on the right.

Creator

Jeremy Taylor

Contributor

Jeremy Taylor

Format

2-1/4x3-1/4 neg

Date Created

10/1953

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Negative Number

279

Class-Lot

L-4a

Road Number

#3100

Builder

Lima

Location

Jackson, MI

Notes

See NG507014a

Citation

Jeremy Taylor, “Botsford Turn,” New York Central System Historical Society, accessed June 15, 2024, https://nycshs.omeka.net/items/show/199309.

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