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Nonetheless, rail workers say that reducing crews to a single operator is a step too far the rwu argues that routine operations like attaching and detaching cars from a train would be unsafe. Railroad enthusiasts collect any train memorabilia everything is wanted, from oilcans to whole train cars the chessie system has a store that sells many reproductions of its old dinnerware and uniforms.
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