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Moving day for a 50-ton rail car

It’s not easy moving an 80-foot, 104-year-old dining car that was never meant to fly. But that was the mission Monday for crews from Ness & ...

A transport trailer is rolled under a crane-supported 104-year-old railroad dining car on Tacoma’s Tideflats on Monday. The Northern Pacific Railroad car, owned by Dave Burns of Fircrest, was to be moved to the Marymount campus of LeMay Family Collection for rehabilitation and use for food service.
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