The VC-12 Tournatrain (VC-12) was R. G. LeTourneau’s second Overland Train. It consisted of 7 cargo cars and a control car. The VC-12 had two engines versus the single engine on the Tournatrain. It also featured a steering mechanism not seen on the previous train. But, that is for another day!
On July 4, 1954, the VC-12 Tournatrain traveled around Longview, Texas as a promotional exercise. I like how this image…Continue Reading
When I watch or read about Overland Trains, authors typically forget, or don't know, that there are 6 of them.…Continue Reading
An acquaintance of mine posted a video on the Overland Trains today. It has been a labour of love for…Continue Reading
If the military is involved, you can be certain that they will use an abbreviation or acronym for their organized…Continue Reading