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Yakima Valley Transportation Company Interurban Railroad, Trackage, Yakima, Yakima County, WA



B&W Photos

HB1214129
Typical Overhead Wire Construction - Bracket Arm Attached To Single Pole With Feeder Line Tap

HB1214130
Typical Overhead Wire Construction - Curve Guy Wire Arrangement (abandoned West Leg Of Wye At Sixth Avenue And Pine Street)

HB1214131
Typical Switch Stand And Lock

HB1214132
Typical Street Trackage In Asphalt, Showing Inside Guard Rail

HB1214133
Typical Street Trackage In Asphalt, Showing Use Of Inside Rail To Create Girder Rail Effect

HB1214134
Typical Street Switch - Single Movable Point Interurban Design

HB1214135
Typical Street Switch - Double Movable Point Design

HB1214136
Closeup View Of Side Of Rail, Snowing Manufacture Date Of 1909


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Item Title


Location
Trackage, Yakima vicinity, WA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER WA-13-G

Subjects
Railroad Tracks
Railroad Companies
Railroad Industry


Related Names
Schmidt, Jigger, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. TYPICAL OVERHEAD WIRE CONSTRUCTION - BRACKET ARM ATTACHED TO SINGLE POLE WITH FEEDER LINE TAP
2. TYPICAL OVERHEAD WIRE CONSTRUCTION - CURVE GUY WIRE ARRANGEMENT (ABANDONED WEST LEG OF WYE AT SIXTH AVENUE AND PINE STREET)
3. TYPICAL SWITCH STAND AND LOCK
4. TYPICAL STREET TRACKAGE IN ASPHALT, SHOWING INSIDE GUARD RAIL
5. TYPICAL STREET TRACKAGE IN ASPHALT, SHOWING USE OF INSIDE RAIL TO CREATE GIRDER RAIL EFFECT
6. TYPICAL STREET SWITCH - SINGLE MOVABLE POINT INTERURBAN DESIGN
7. TYPICAL STREET SWITCH - DOUBLE MOVABLE POINT DESIGN
8. CLOSEUP VIEW OF SIDE OF RAIL, SNOWING MANUFACTURE DATE OF 1909


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