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AAAnn Arbor RailroadRate it:
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AACXAlaska Division of AgricultureRate it:
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AAMXACFA Arrendadora de Carros de Ferrocarril S. A.Rate it:
AAMXACF Industries Shippers Car Line DivisionRate it:
AARAssociation of American RailroadsRate it:
AARAmerican Association of RailroadersRate it:
AARAmerican Association of RailroadsRate it:
AARSAmerican Association of Railroad SuperintendentsRate it:
AARXAssociation of American RailroadsRate it:
AATXAmpacet CorporationRate it:
AAXAmerican Agricultural Chemical (Agrico Chemical)Rate it:
ABAkron Barberton Cluster Railway CompanyRate it:
ABAkron Barberton Cluster RailwayRate it:
ABBAkron and Barberton Belt Railroad CompanyRate it:
ABBAkron and Barberton Belt RailroadRate it:
ABBUAtlantic Bulk Carriers Management LtdRate it:
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  • miked.18145
    I have some old Corning and 1 KOPP glass lens.. I have a couple groups of letters I would like know meaning of. These include the follwing strings 1. "D.S. RDL (on a 1935 lens). #2 Corning lens and initials are " D.F. RDL." #3 Corning lens 1935 all by itself on the same raised lip that all the writing is there is a lone letter "g". wondering what means. On a 1935 Corning Lens after the made in the usa approximately 1.5 inches there is just a letter "B". On the same lens it sz 5" DIA F.R......what does the F.R. stand for??? Sorry for all the questions.......my railroad person couldnt tell me. Thanks 
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  • Bill Manning
    Bill Manning
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