Over all view: Boiler house (Left) Blast Furnace(Center) Ore Bridge(Right) Picture below taken by Greg Komar
Ore bridge front view
The new active interchange with the P&LE RR is on the track next to the backdrop
Ore Bridge with High Line in background
Picture of the Ore Bridge and High Line
Scratch built car shaker
Car Shaker at Boiler House
Molten irom flowing down the trough runner to sub car
Union RR #17 getting ready to pull the sub out from the Blast Furnace. It will be heading over to the Open Hearh
Blast Furnace is tapped and directed into hot metal sub
Scratch built Coke Pusher
Top side of the batteries
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Hot coke being pushed into quenching car
Tank car loader and byproducts are in the foreground and the Open Hearth in background
The Steel end of Clairton Works. To the right is the Ingot Stripper. The 22" rolling mill is on the far right. The sub car is at the ladle reline shop and the Pig Caster building is the green colored building.
Coke loader Thomas Al. Republic Steel
I took this picture after I built the model. Now I have to add all the detail.
Screening Station( Coke Loader)Picture below taken by Greg Komar
Tank Car loader- Tar Plant
The tank cars must be spotted by the crew at specific spout location according to the waybills
The coal is brought in by hopper and discharged to conveyor going to coal bunker above the batteries.
Byproduct Building Salt Buildingmakes Fertilizer
This facility is based on the byproduct plant at Thomas Al. Republic Steel
Here is a link to prototype information.
Continental Can on Union RR Mifflin Branch main line
Clairton Station at P&WV /Union interchange track yard.