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Arkansas Postcard Past

by Ray Hanley | September 14, 2021 at 4:00 a.m.
Marianna, circa 1910: The specially equipped train cars were pouring large volumes of dirt off at railroad trestles.

Marianna, circa 1910: The specially equipped train cars were pouring large volumes of dirt off at railroad trestles. It was becoming common for the railroads to fill in rail cuts previously spanned by wooden trestles, as it was cheaper to maintain in the age before treated wood products.

Arkansas Postcard Past, P.O. Box 2221, Little Rock, AR 72203

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