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New businesses provided accommodations and services to rail road passengers.The train opened up this section of central Contra Costa County for shipping farm products, for receiving needed goods and for movement of people.Then Southern Pacific was granted permission from the Interstate Commerce Commission to abandon the middle portion between Concord and Dublin.
This important railroad served most people in the Valley directly or indirectly from June 1891 until September 1978.The 2-4-2 steam locomotive is engine #999 with a New York Central tender. The rolling stock is tin with 4 wheels on each truck and consists of a tank car, PRR boxcar, a gondola and caboose labeled READING. Although my internet research is showing Marx made trains during the Depression, Im guessing this set is maybe from post-war to the 50s.My father and grandfather are long gone and unfortunately any of my surviving family members dont have a clue.I am trying to date a Louis Marx Mar Line electric train set.My older brothers and I used to play with it at my grandfathers house in the mid to late 1960s.
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