2_435 was published in St. Thomas Times-Journal on February 24, 1949, page one.
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Photographs of a tank car derailment in Port Stanley on the London and Port Stanely Rail line.
Caption from St. Thomas Times-Journal on February 24, 1949, page one: " Tank Car Derailed on L. & P.S."
2_435: "Service on the London and Port Stanley wsa disrupted on Wednesday when a tank car was derailed at Port Stanley. Assistance was enlisted from the Chespeake & Ohio Railway in getting the tank car back on the tracks and re-opening traffic south from St. Thomas. The C. & O. wrecker and crew was dispatched to the scene of the wreck about ten o'clock, Wednesday morning . Ernest Woodruff, divion master mechanic, supervised the work of righting the wreck."