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By Kenneth C. Springirth

Andrew Carnegie’s imaginative and prescient of transporting iron ore from his boats on Lake Erie to his Pittsburgh metal turbines was once discovered while he got possession of a chain of railroad businesses within the area. In 1900, those businesses turned the Bessemer and Lake Erie Railroad, which attached the Lake Erie ports of Erie, Pennsylvania, and Conneaut, Ohio, south to North Bessemer close to Pittsburgh. via classic photos, Bessemer and Lake Erie Railroad highlights the railroad passenger tours to Conneaut Lake Park and the steam and diesel locomotives used at the well-maintained line. The railroad keeps to serve the metal at the present time and in may possibly 2004 was once received through the Canadian nationwide Railway.

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