Old photo - T Trench Train

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Model T Ford Forum: Forum 2017: Old photo - T Trench Train
Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of page Link to this message  By Roger Karlsson, southern Sweden on Sunday, September 03, 2017 - 05:13 pm:

From Facebook: "How to get the supplies most efficiently to the thousands of men fighting in the trenches? As WWI progressed, trench railways became the primary means of moving men and supplies to the front lines. Trench railways were often portable and light, using narrow gauge systems that could quickly be assembled by unskilled labourers and soldiers."

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Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of page Link to this message  By Gary Schreiber- Santa Isabel Ecuador on Sunday, September 03, 2017 - 05:35 pm:

What a photo. Thanks !!


Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of page Link to this message  By Howard D. Dennis Byron, Georgia on Sunday, September 03, 2017 - 11:39 pm:

Here's a discussion I started last year. Very interesting little train: http://www.mtfca.com/discus/messages/599638/659103.html?1468592667

Howard Dennis


Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of page Link to this message  By Howard D. Dennis Byron, Georgia on Sunday, September 03, 2017 - 11:43 pm:

Quick link to the Train: http://www.mtfca.com/discus/messages/118802/165540.html?1287079504

Howard Dennis


Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of page Link to this message  By Roger Karlsson, southern Sweden on Monday, September 04, 2017 - 06:05 am:

Wow Howard, thanks for the links - I had completely forgot it had already been shown..


Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of page Link to this message  By G.R.Cheshire on Monday, September 04, 2017 - 09:11 am:

Hope they didn't screw in the fuses until they got where they were going!


Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of page Link to this message  By Allen Brintnall on Monday, September 04, 2017 - 09:54 am:

Thanks , what a great picture.


Top of pagePrevious messageNext messageBottom of page Link to this message  By george house . . .caldwell county, TX on Monday, September 04, 2017 - 10:07 am:

Right hand drive too! I wonder what training was required for the Dougboys to become familiar.Thanks Roger!


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