Brookfield Museum and Historical Society
   An Extended Learning and Research Center
165 Whisconier Rd, PO Box 5231, Brookfield, CT 06804
Tel (203) 740-8140

Rail Road Spikes – “sledged” into place on the wooden Railroad Road tie to secure the “plates” onto which the rail was secured – 4 feet & 8 ¾ inches on center!   But that is another story

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