Object TypeTrack Component
H&FRHS Catalog ID18.02.03, 04
Credit LineDick & Gloria Phelps
Dimensions1.5" x 1.25" x 5.5"
Storage LocationHobbytown USA Window Exhibit
These spikes were recovered with the rail and tie plate during a public works project in Myersville around the site of the H&F Freight Station, now the Myersville Memorial Park.
Both spikes are 5.5″ length spikes in contrast to the 6″ spikes used more frequently on modern railroads.