NO EASY WAY OUT WHEN 3-TRACK TGB BRIDGE IS DEMOLISHED

Problems encountered and fast work required to overcome them when derailment caused Burlington Northern span on Chicago Line to be dumped onto tracks below are discussed. The problems came about because the derailment resulted in the virtual destruction of a three-track, through-girder bridge carrying the line across four tracks of the Indiana Harbor Belt.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    508 Birch Street
    Bristol, CT  USA  06010
  • Publication Date: 1977-10

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  • Pagination: p. 19-23
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00173399
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 26 1978 12:00AM