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|bob schwarer||Lyr Add: Wreck of the Old 97 (52* d)||RE: Lyr Add: Wreck of the Old 97||18 Feb 01|
Westinghouse patented his air brake and founded the Westinghouse Airbrake Co. in 1869. Air brakes became mandatory on US trains in 1893. Do not know how that fits in with the problems of Old 97.