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Railroadiana223 of 637Hamilton 940The New Haven Railroad Standard Watch Certificate
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Posted 2 years ago

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This is a card showing that the conductors watch was a loaner, while his watch was in for service. This card was for the years 194__.

The New Haven Railroad’s predominant predecessors were the Hartford & New Haven Railroad and the New York & New Haven. The H&NH had its beginnings in 1833 and connected New Haven, Connecticut with Springfield, Connecticut (via Hartford). The NY&NH was built to connect its two namesake cities. Naturally operating so close to one another these two lines became rivals although ironically they would merge in 1872 to form the historic New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad.

Thanks for looking,
Dave

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  1. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    Thanks AR8Jason for the appreciation.
    Dave
  2. pw-collector pw-collector, 2 years ago
    Thanks BELLIN68 for the appreciation.
    Dave

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