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Saving a Boxcar at the Age of 15

Orion Newall-Veillemot

When Orion Newall-Vuillemot needed storage for his Ford riding mowers, he did what any 15 year old would do…buy a 1930s Boston & Maine boxcar, transport it to his house, and begin a full restoration. Hear his incredible story about the journey of the car and his plans for restoring it!

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Question of the Day (50:40)

What is your favorite freight car?  Let me know and I will respond to your comments in our next episode.

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2 thoughts on “Saving a Boxcar at the Age of 15

  1. andrew dietrick

    what my Favorite freight car it would be the East Broad tops fleet of 3ft Gauge Hoppers because they are all steel and its very Rare these days to find steel Hoppers on a NG railroad ones that have been on the Property since the 1920’s from common carriers I love to get back down to the EBT if there running the trains again and hopefully they reopen Soon

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