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The wide swing from 14th Street, Newark, into the Roseville Yard shows almost a third of the car body overhanging the rear of the flatbed. The hot dog vendor at the right seems totally unimpressed by the dramatic history he's witnessing, concentrating on sauerkraut and mustard.

The truck's made the turn into the yard and is moving to the right to align with the proper track.

 

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Moments later, the flatbed carrying the car's trucks arrives and the unloading operation is beginning.

Cross-ties for unloading the car body were carried aboard the front platform of the car,counterbalancing the rear overhang.

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