RailPictures.Net Photo: Unknown Wabash Couplers at Monticello, Illinois by Mike Wnek
 
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Wabash (more..)
Couplers (more..)
Monticello Railroad Museum (more..)
Monticello, Illinois, USA (more..)
September 21, 2008
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Mike W. (more..)
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Originally invented by Eli H. Janney in 1873, the knuckle coupler would later be a required application on U.S. railroads as of 1893. It has stood the test of time, and the basic concept lives on today, holding monstrous trains together.
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