During the 1920s the line carried 750,000 tons of coal a year.
Nearly 133 feet long, it carried 28 tons of coal and could run at more than 80 miles an hour.
By the end of this year, the state railroad is expected to carry one million tons.
Four boys quite recently had thus carried away and sold to one man two tons of iron.
In addition to its own structure, L.59 carried 15 tons of supplies.
We carried 35 tons of fuel, just for these two little machines.
It carried 700 tons of cargo, 137 adults and 39 children.
The ship is thought to have carried 4 1/2 to 5 tons of silver and gold, he added.
The ships were designed to carry 176 tons of fuel oil.
It could carry a hundred people or sixty tons of equipment.