Problems of branchline maintenance involve coping with unballasted track, poor drainage and light, badly worn rail. Available manpower is minimal. The author cites particular types of tools and machines which are seen as most effective in the hands of a few men. Design of track and choice of ballast are also discussed.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  United States  06010
  • Authors:
    • Blanchard, L C
  • Publication Date: 1975-12

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  • Pagination: p. 17-19
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  • Accession Number: 00129424
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Feb 19 1976 12:00AM