Warning

 

Close

Confirm Action

Are you sure you wish to do this?

Confirm Cancel
Member Login
Site Notices
1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 3/3/2006 4:55:47 PM EST
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 4:56:55 PM EST
Belt buckles
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 4:57:06 PM EST
Metal tabs.
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 4:57:30 PM EST
Jacksonian era . redneck belt buckles.
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 4:57:35 PM EST
Slave tags
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 4:57:45 PM EST
something to do with the railroad


maybe markers from posts or ties or something?

Link Posted: 3/3/2006 4:58:25 PM EST
Crate tags?
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 5:01:38 PM EST

Originally Posted By Red_Beard:
something to do with the railroad


maybe markers from posts or ties or something?




Telephone poles had tags with numbers. I would guess that electric poles did also.
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 5:01:58 PM EST
They look like the plates on some wooden telephone poles.
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 5:03:17 PM EST
Pennsylvania Railroad Things
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 5:13:49 PM EST
[Last Edit: 3/3/2006 5:14:42 PM EST by jrzy]

Originally Posted By Red_Beard:
something to do with the railroad


maybe markers from posts or ties or something?






Originally Posted By fike:
Pennsylvania Railroad Things



Gettin warmer
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 5:15:25 PM EST
I would guess name plates from railroad trestles.
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 5:41:18 PM EST
ID tags from boxcars.
Link Posted: 3/3/2006 5:43:39 PM EST
I'd say they're off a locomotive - maybe an I.D. tag thingy for the engine?
Link Posted: 3/4/2006 6:07:54 AM EST

Originally Posted By DnPRK:
ID tags from boxcars.





Originally Posted By DOW:
I'd say they're off a locomotive - maybe an I.D. tag thingy for the engine?



You're both right.
Top Top