Nevada Northern & Railroads of White Pine County

 

Ore Hoppers at the East Ely Yards

 

~Based on the original research of
Steve Swanson, Al Clemens, and Richard Wilkens~

 

Contributed by Al Clemens

 

Chapter 5
Photo gallery — 1000 Series Cars at the Nevada Northern Railway Museum

 

Photographed at the Nevada Northern Railway yard, East Ely, NV.
All photographs on this page Copyright © 2001 Al Clemens; used with permission.

 

 


06 Aug 2000

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08 Aug 2000
Car No. 1005. The center photograph shows the two air lines and two air isolation valves at the bottom. It's speculation that one was the brake pipe and the other was a line to supply air to the dumping cylinders.

 

 

Car No. 1019
Both photos taken 06 Aug 2000

 

 

Car No. 1034
Above center: The item in the ore car is a crane "clam" shovel attachment.
All photos taken 06 Aug 2000

 

 


07 Aug 2000
Car No. 1039 on engine house track 5. The Paint Shop (Coach Shed) is in the background.

06 Aug 2000
Car No. 1042. One of the three 1000-series Ingoldsby cars having a single (rather than dual) air line. The others are No.'s 1068 and 1082.

06 Aug 2000
Car No. 1048

 

 

Car No. 1067. Ingoldsby 14-latch steel dump car.
All photgraphs 06 Aug 2000

 

 


06 Aug 2000
Car No. 1068. Note that the "zero" is missing from the reporting number.

 

 


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07 Aug 2000
Car No. 1079

 

 


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Car No. 1082

Left center: example of a Vulcan truck on the Ingoldsby cars at Ely.

Left bottom: the single air line and one air isolation valve (also on cars No. 1042 and 1068). Compare to the dual air lines and air isolation valves in the photograph of car No. 1005 above.


08 Aug 2000

 

 


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Car No. 1089

The photo to the left shows the vertical link bar with spring in its correct installation (the spring facing the end of the car). Compare this with the incorrectly installed vertical link bar on car No. 1082.

 

 


06 Aug 2000
Car No. 1097. Photographed 06 Aug 2000.

 

 

The Nevada Ingoldsby Series of Ore Cars

Chapter 1

Ore Hoppers at the East Ely Yards — Introduction

Chapter 2

Ingoldsby 500, 600, and 700 Series Ore Cars
Chapter 3
Ingoldsby 800 and 900 Series Ore Cars
Chapter 4
Ingoldsby 1000 and 1200 Series Ore Cars
Chapter 5
Photo gallery — 1000 Series Cars at the Nevada Northern Railway Museum
Chapter 6
Photo gallery — 1200 Series Cars at the Nevada Northern Railway Museum
Appendix
Ingoldsby Automatic Car Company Patents

 

 

 

 

 

 

Last modified 18 August, 2001 by Keith Albrandt