View Full Version : Railroad through Green Island discussion

08-07-2006, 03:33 PM
This is a discussion thread for the following file:<br><br><b><a href=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/dlfile20074/Railroad-through-Green-Island.htm>Railroad through Green Island</a></b><br><br>The Ford Motor Company was Green Island's (upstate New York) largest employer from 1923, when Henry Ford opened a plant in Green Island, until 1988, when the plant closed.<br />
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While rail service to this plant was furnished by the Delaware &amp; Hudson Railroad, there was a connection to the Troy &amp; Schenectady branch of the New York Central Railroad.<br />
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This is a pictorial &quot;trip&quot; from the T&amp;S junction to the plant.<br><br><img src=http://www.googleearthhacks.com/images/new/080505/92161Clipboard09.jpg>