The blog of the Central New York Modelers railroad club based in Syracuse, New York.
Edited and maintained by Richard Palmer.
Sunday, December 14, 2014
Rare View of Unadilla Valley Railway Gas Car M-1
Unadilla Valley Railway Motor Car M-1, Brill #21914. 68 horsepower at 1,500 r.p.m., gas-electric drive, four cylinder, weight, 26,000 pounds, three-speed primary transmission; dual range auxiliary transmission provided six speeds forward and three reverse. It was 43'5 1/4 inches long. Wrecked June 25, 1924 at Bridgewater with two fatalities. Rebuilt by Brill. It was retired in 1938-1940.