"What can be more palpably absurd than the prospect held out of locomotives traveling twice as fast as stagecoaches?"
|4505428||Rail fastening device|
A rail fastening device comprises a curved tapered spring having free ends adapted to engage a rail flange for preventing lateral and tilting motion of the rail. The spring is secured by a fastening element having a detent which is rotated and slid into a...
|4447006||Cam type elastic rail fastening device|
A cam actuated elastic rail securing device comprises a spring member which is adapted to engage the flange of a rail and to cooperate with a rotary cam element to apply an elastic restraining force to the rail when the cam is rotated relative to an ancho...
|4143818||Rail fastening apparatus|
A rail fastening apparatus for cooperation with a rail which is supported on and extends transversely across a tie. The apparatus comprising a steel support positioned adjacent one side of the rail and having a leg portion which is buried in the tie and a...