ROUNDHOUSE SERVICE TRAIN PT1

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Another service train operation is the delivery of a box car to the rail-height dock at the south-side of the roundhouse.

Here we see said box car and U3a Switcher NYC 7815 emerging from the coaling tower on roundhouse inbound track 1…

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…and rolls through the ash/wash pits…

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…to the turntable.

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To get to Garden Track 1, our mini-train gets turned slightly.

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When aligned for the roundhouse dock, 7815 slowly moves NYC 277010 into position.

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Three short blasts and our U3a backs away onto the turntable…

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…and without delay moves off through Ready Track 1 onto her next chore.

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