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1911 WW&F Ry Rulebook *PICS*
« on: April 06, 2009, 02:21:07 AM »
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Stephen Hussar wrote:
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Many thanks to Stewart Rhine for scanning and sending these pages of the 1911 WW&F Railway Co. Rulebook!








Dave Buczkowski replied:
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Rule 42 didn't say anything about hitting humans or vehicles. Apparently you didn't need to fill forms in triplicate if you hit a Model T at a crossing... Thanks for posting Stewart's Rulebook Steve!
Dave

ETSRRCo replied:
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45 rules!! Man I wish that was all I had to learn. The NORAC operating rules has 998 rules and that's not counting New Hope's safety rules, timetables and EC-99!!! If you go FRA that's what your going to be dealing with. Lots and LOTS of rules and paperwork. Very neat piece of history there thanks for sharing.
-Eric
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Eric Bolton
East Tigard & Southern Railroad Co 1889-1958

sgprailfan replied:
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Really cool, thanks alot for sharing. I might make one for a private road name. Just wondering how big are the pages?

Stewart Rhine replied:
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The original rule book is 5 X 7 1/2"

tomc replied:
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Rule 43 covered people.
Tom C.

Dave Buczkowski replied:
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But you don't need to file a written report under Rule 43!
Dave

Joe Fox replied:
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I think that it is great, that we still have, and use most of the same rules, that were used on the original railroad.
Joe

James Patten replied:
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That was our intent when we wrote the current rulebook.
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