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 6
Photo gallery — 1200 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.

 

 


Car No. 1212
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Car No. 1223
06 Aug 2000

Car No. 1207
06 Aug 2000

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1200 Series 12-latch Ingoldsby Steel Dump Cars

"BO" (bad order) cars on the elevated coal pocket track.
Left to right: No. 1212, No. 1223, and No. 1207.



06 Aug 2000

Car No. 1209

"BO" car on the elevated coal pocket track.

 

 


07 Aug 2000

Door Raising Chain

Detailed view at door end of a 1200 series car.


07 Aug 2000

Open Door

Detailed view of open door of a 1200 series car.


08 Aug 2000

Air Actuator

"BO" car No. 1209 showing the location and arrangement of the air actuator and it's associated cable sheave. The cable runs through the 8" sheave block (A), then up through the sheave in the air actuator (B), and finally through a hole in the rib and the attachment to a bracket (C).

 

 


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06 Aug 2000

Car No. 1216

Left: The oval Koppel builders plaque is above the bottom step on the ladder.
Right: Detailed view of an exterior patch.

 

 


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07 Aug 2000

Car No. 1219

Three views of the door operating end (left) and a view of the opposite end (upper right).

 


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06 Aug 2000

Car No. 1228

"BO" car on elevated coal pocket track. Lower left: The doors are partially open and the brake rod can be seen passing through holes in the triangular door stops.


08 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