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Marking Another Milestone in Air Brake Achievement

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The June 11, 1921 edition of Railway Review featured an article that described how the Virginian Railway had utilized high capacity cars with double capacity brakes to haul 17,250 tons in a single train.

See also: Virginian Ry Will Handle 16,000 Tons in Single Train


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