WINTER ON THE ALASKA--HEAVY SNOW, SUB-ZERO COLD, HIGH WINDS AND RAIN

Meeting the problems of heavy snow, sub-zero cold, high winds and rain are regular assignments of the snowfighting forces on the northernmost railroad in the U.S. Maintenance- of-way officers on this federally owned line are organized and prepared to confront extremes of weather, assuring the operation of the railroad. The steps taken on the Alaska are described.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1974-8

Media Info

  • Features: Photos;
  • Pagination: p. 28-30
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00080790
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 27 1975 12:00AM