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North end (pull end, my term) of Eastbound Hump Class Yard. The New Haven had a unique design for class yard ladders. Considerations would be ground crew visibility for hand signals. making couplings on curves, real estate constraints, etc. No doubt there was a reason for what was done here.

Photographed by Bruce Nelson, March, 1970.
Added to the photo archive by Bruce Nelson, November 18, 2023.
Railroad: Penn Central.

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