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Re: Putnam Railroad question


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Posted by Happy on Monday, March 8th 2021:

In Reply to: Putnam Railroad question posted by Raanan on Saturday, March 6th 2021:

In the very early thirties, when I was little, my Mom always took me shopping with her on West 231st Street and Broadway. What must have been the Putnam line used steam locomotives which travelled along tracks that went under West 231st street a couple of hundred yards east of Broadway. I clearly remember standing on the street beneath which a steam “choo-choo” spewed smoke and ash and a great roaring to my (at first) fear and (later) great glee.

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