Loaded Cars

Some articles on cars, loaded, loaded cars:

Eagle Mountain Railroad - Loading The Ore
... An arriving train of up to 101 empty ore cars would be placed on one of two "incline" tracks ... When loading operations started, four cars at a time were cut off from the empty ore train and allowed to roll downhill the short distance to the loading tower where they were loaded two cars at a time ... Once four cars were loaded, they were once again allowed to roll downhill to a special section of track called the "Reverser Track" ...
Delaware And Hudson Gravity Railroad - History - 1844 Improvements
... change was the addition of a separate "light track" to return empty cars from Honesdale to Waymart, and the elimination of the plane for loaded cars at Prompton ... were positioned to take advantage of water power to lift the empty cars on the return trip to Waymart ... The track for loaded cars was realigned at Prompton to eliminate the plane there, which allowed the loaded cars to coast under gravity power over a new "ten-mile level" (16 km) from Waymart to Honesdale, which ...

Famous quotes containing the words cars and/or loaded:

    The reason American cars don’t sell anymore is that they have forgotten how to design the American Dream. What does it matter if you buy a car today or six months from now, because cars are not beautiful. That’s why the American auto industry is in trouble: no design, no desire.
    Karl Lagerfeld (b. 1938)

    Of all the animals with which this globe is peopled, there is none towards whom nature seems, at first sight, to have exercised more cruelty than towards man, in the numberless wants and necessities with which she has loaded him, and in the slender means which she affords to the relieving these necessities.
    David Hume (1711–1776)