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Railroadiana430 of 657My B&O Train Engine PlaqueBroadway limited fare stub from the pullman company. Date stamped on it is mar. 24 1939
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Posted 3 years ago

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ronkent
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my grandfather was in rail road before i was born after serving world war 2 for many years this and another lamp was saved and passed to my father then he passed away 6 yrs serving miltary for 28 yrs had problems with diabities and heart from agent orange ago and now its mine thank you for viewing. if any one could tell me a little about this would be great than you

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  1. kbow kbow, 3 years ago
    Nice piece especially since the glass is still intact!
  2. ronkent, 3 years ago
    Thank you very much yeah it needs cleaning been in shed for long time then brought into home
  3. station-agent, 3 years ago
    This is a car inspector's lamp. "Car knockers" checked journal boxes, couplers, brake hoses, wheels, etc. for maintenance issues.
  4. ronkent, 3 years ago
    yes i thought it was with the cover on it wasnt for sure though. Thank you for your reply and knology of this item>
  5. IC_carpeck, 2 years ago
    Are there any RR initials on the handle top? Increases value if there are. Needs serious restoration but looks solid.

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