From Harvey to Ararat

October 2004
Railway Gazette International;Oct2004, Vol. 160 Issue 10, p672
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the book "Interlocking and Train Protection," by Ian Macfarlane. The book opens with a vivid account of the head-on collision at 94 km/h between passenger and freight trains at Harvey on the Illinois Central Gulf (ICG) six-track main line running south from Chicago. And like other U.S. lines at that time, ICG was all but bankrupt.


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