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[[Category:Scale_Drawings]] [[Category:Drawings: Virginian Railway]]
 
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[[Image:VGN Car Dumper Sewalls Point VA 2.jpg|thumb|End view of the Sewalls Point coal handling plant]]
 
[[Image:VGN Car Dumper Sewalls Point VA 2.jpg|thumb|End view of the Sewalls Point coal handling plant]]
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[[Image:VGN Coal Transfer Car.png|thumb|Transfer car]]
 
[[Image:VGN Car Dumper Sewalls Point VA 3.jpg|thumb|Sectional drawing of the coal handling plant]]
 
[[Image:VGN Car Dumper Sewalls Point VA 3.jpg|thumb|Sectional drawing of the coal handling plant]]
 
[[Image:VGN Car Dumper Sewalls Point VA 1.jpg|thumb|Car dumper in action]]
 
[[Image:VGN Car Dumper Sewalls Point VA 1.jpg|thumb|Car dumper in action]]

Revision as of 03:31, 14 February 2013

End view of the Sewalls Point coal handling plant
Transfer car
Sectional drawing of the coal handling plant
Car dumper in action

The Nov. 23, 1918 edition of Railway Review featured an article on the Virginian Railway's coal transfer plant at Sewell's Point, Virginia, which had been completed in spring of 1909. Several drawings were included in the article, including a general elevation and cross section of the Sewalls Point coal-handling plant, cross section and elevation of the transfer car elevator, and a side elevation and cross section of the transfer car.

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