After retirement as a locomotive tender it became a waycar (caboose). After retirement as a waycar it became a scale house. The traffic light was visible to the Engineer for quite a distance and allowed the scale operator to pass signals in the abscence of a radio.
Date: 7/15/1994 Location: Jansen, CO   Map Show Jansen on a rail map Views: 1183 Collection Of:   Karl Rethwisch
Rolling Stock: CW 2 (Caboose) Author:  Karl Rethwisch
Picture Categories: Scenic This picture is part of album:  RR Items of Interest
User Comments
Name Type Comments Date
Bernie Feltman General Very nice 11/12/2010 10:02:22 AM
John Danielson General Thats interesting and kinda odd with the traffic light on it! Good shot! 11/12/2010 5:50:58 PM
Gary Everhart General Great shot of an unusual sight! Practicality over conformity! 5/9/2011 7:05:50 AM
John Danielson General Just saw this on the homepage Karl. 7/14/2011 9:25:32 PM
Fred Stuckmann General Great homepage shot. 5/13/2012 11:33:26 PM
Fred Stuckmann General There it is again. Homepage. 9/12/2012 10:24:54 PM
Corey Taylor General Cool Pic! Made Homepage! 9/30/2013 9:55:06 PM

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