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  • Rick Ashton
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    I recently picked up this quadruplex RR gage.


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    1941 gage catalog 6



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    1941 gage catalog 4



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    1941 gage catalog 3


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    1941 gage catalog 2


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  • Rick Ashton
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    The 1941 Ashton locomotive gage catalog.



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  • Rick Ashton
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    I recently picked up an old Ashton gage, unused and in it's original packaging. Click image for larger version

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  • Rick Ashton
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    And the last 3 pages. Click image for larger version

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  • Rick Ashton
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    Part 2 Click image for larger version

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ID:	7309120th century guide 1.jpg20th century guide 2.jpg20th century guide 3.jpg In the 1922 book, "The 20th century guide for Diesel operators", there are a couple of articles involving Ashton Valve products.

    The link to the entire book is below too.
    Part 1

    https://redirect.viglink.com/?format...d%20in%20Diese

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  • Rick Ashton
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    And a couple more pages.


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ID:	73072 Power and the Engineer magazine 1909. A couple of mentions of "new" Ashton Valve items

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  • Rick Ashton
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    In 1900 The US was negotiating trade treaties with other countries, including France, to reduce the tariffs and sell more US goods overseas. Many US firms contacted the President, McKinley, to express their support for a new treaty. Ashton Valve was one of them.


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  • Rick Ashton
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    The last picture shows two Ashton employees participating in a baseball game at one of the conventions. Taken in 1909.

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