HY&T - Operations

Coaling Up

Like many other shortlines, the HY&T's facilities were Spartan. Here, the 1315 coals up at Hooppole. Note the weed choked right of way, a characteristic of the HY&T.

Photo courtesy William Raia, by Paul Stringham. Taken at Hooppole, Illinois, August, 1941.

On the Road

Here, the 1315 tiptoes through the weeds at Yorktown:

Photo courtesy William Raia, by Paul Stringham. Taken at Yorktown, Illinois, August, 1941.

Photo courtesy William Raia, by Paul Stringham. Taken at Yorktown, Illinois, August, 1941.

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