Fw: [Railspot] Saginaw tower


Michael North
 

Was a great train watching location. Obsolete, antiquated  in 1980, talked to operator Butler couple of times. He lived up the line a way in Bridgeport I recall.  I was lucky to Acquire the Ft. Worth & Denver t.o. order board from the tower with permission from B.N. Davis (Ft. Worth & Denver club bldg.) and one other signal from Santa Fe.   Had to make a formal request at Ft. W &D offices at the Ft. Worth petroleum building if I recall correctly. Was in 1985 when it was being retired. 
Thanks for posting, sharing this.   M. North. 

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Subject: Re: [Railspot] Saginaw tower

The Saginaw story was in 1975. I was in Tower 55 in 1983 watching them pull levers.

KS
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From: "Jerry Storrs" <txspfan712@...>
To: Dennis Hogan <denmeg_hogan@...>
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Subject: Re: [Railspot] Saginaw tower
Date: Thu, 2 Dec 2021 07:21:06 -0600

It probably was in DFW area.  That is quite possible.
On Thu, Dec 2, 2021, 6:20 AM Dennis Hogan <denmeg_hogan@...> wrote:
No one is claiming the WFAA report has all their facts correct!


 




 
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