Model of 1818 Cast Rail

Date Made: ca 18881c. 1888ca. 1888

Maker: Model Shop, United States National Museum

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: TR.180214Catalog Number: 180214Nonaccession Number: 2001.3106

Object Name: RailOther Terms: Rail; Rail

Physical Description: wood; metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3 1/4 in x 13 in x 3 in; 8.255 cm x 33.02 cm x 7.62 cm


Record Id: nmah_843539

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