"Railroad Padlocks - N thru N"

Click to Enlarge Image "N.&W. R.R." - No Pins. Made for: Norfolk & Western Railroad Co. Mfg by: Miller Lock Co. Miller trademark and patent dates JUL 26.70 OCT 21.73 are stamped on the left edge of the case. Patent #'s 105710 143831 (147.0)
"The Jon Kolozvary Collection"
293
Click to Enlarge Image "N&W Ry" - Abbreviated Left Pin. Made for: Norfolk & Western Railway Co. (148.0) 294
Click to Enlarge Image "N.&W. RY.Co." - No Pins. Made for: Norfolk & Western Railway Co. Mfg by: Miller Lock Co.  (149.1)
"The Jon Kolozvary Collection"
296
Click to Enlarge Image "N.&W. RY.Co." - Left Pin. Made for: Norfolk & Western Railway Co. Mfg by: Miller Lock Co.  (149.0) 295
Click to Enlarge Image "N&W SIGNAL DEPT". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Norfolk & Western Railway Co. Mfg by: Slaymaker. 6281
Click to Enlarge Image "NAR". Steel case. Brass shackle. Keyway: Flat. "YALE" is embossed on the obverse of the case. "YALE & TOWNE MFG. CO." is embossed on the obverse of the shackle. "MADE IN CANADA" is embossed on the reverse of the shackle. Made for: Northern Alberta Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co. Canada. (PK-LS-102-S1). 1662
Click to Enlarge Image "NAR". Stamped steel case. Steel shackle. Made for: Northern Alberta Railroad Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
6201
Click to Enlarge Image "NC&STLRW S". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway Co. Mfg by: George B. Bahr & Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5258
Click to Enlarge Image "NC&STLRY". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway Co. Mfg by: E. T. Fraim Lock Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5574
Click to Enlarge Image "N.C&STLRY". 4" high x 2 1/2" wide. Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway Co. Mfg by: Adams & Westlake Co.
"The Ralph Sertell Collection"
5973
Click to Enlarge Image "N.C.&St.L.RY. Signal TRADE XLCR MARK". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway Co. Mfg by: Corbin Cabinet Lock Co. 6302
Click to Enlarge Image "N.C.B.R.R". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Nevada Copper Belt Railroad Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5839
Click to Enlarge Image "NCRW G&K BALTO". Brass case. Made for: Northern Central Railway Co. Mfg by: Gibson & Kirk.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5311
Click to Enlarge Image "N DE M". 3 1/2" high x 2 1/2" wide. Iron case. Iron shackle. The dust guard is broken off. Catalog #: 116. Made for: Nacionales de Mexico Railroad Co. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co. 5650
Click to Enlarge Image "NEW JERSEY CENTRAL". Brass case. Steel shackle. Made for: New Jersey Central Railroad Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5300
Click to Enlarge Image "New Jersey Central" - "YALE". 1 3/16" wide. Brass case. Steel shackle. Keyway: Paracentric. "New Jersey Central" is embossed on the reverse of the case. Made for: New Jersey Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co.  (PK-SB-016-S1). 1562
Click to Enlarge Image "NEW YORK CENTRAL SYSTEM" - "SIGNAL DEP'T." Brass case. Brass shackle. Keyway: Paracentric. The reverse of the case is the same as #1162. Made for: New York Central System. Mfg by: Eagle Lock Co. (PK-LB-045-S1). 455
Click to Enlarge Image "NEW YORK CENTRAL SYSTEM C.C.C.&StL RY." - "SIGNAL DEP'T." Brass case. Brass shackle. Keyway: Paracentric. "C.C.C.&StL RY." is stamped on the obverse of the case. Made for: New York Central System. Mfg by: Eagle Lock Co. (PK-LB-044a-S1).
"The Courtesy Neil Pylant"
1162
Click to Enlarge Image "NEW YORK CENTRAL SYSTEM C.C.C.&StL RY." - "SIGNAL DEP'T." Brass case. Steel shackle. Keyway: Paracentric. "C.C.C.&StL RY." is stamped on the obverse of the case. Made for: New York Central System. Mfg by: Eagle Lock Co. (PK-LB-045a-S2). 454
Click to Enlarge Image "NEW YORK NEW HAVEN and HARTFORD RAILROAD SIGNAL DEPT." - "YALE". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
4474
Click to Enlarge Image "NICKEL PLATE ROAD TRADE MARK XLCR". Brass case. Steel shackle. Made for: New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad Co. Mfg by: Corbin Cabinet Lock Co. 4213
Click to Enlarge Image "NICKEL PLATE R.R. SIGNAL DEPT." - "YALE". 3 3/16" high x 2 1/8" wide x 7/8" deep. Brass case. Brass shackle. Pin tumbler. Made for: New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co. 
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
2209
Click to Enlarge Image "NIRCRC SIGNAL DEPT.". Brass case. Brass shackle. Catalog #: Not determined. Made for: Northeast Illinois Regional Commuter Railroad Corp. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co. 6284
Click to Enlarge Image "N.K.P. C.L. DIST. SERIES". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad Co. Mfg by: Corbin Cabinet Lock Co. 4214
Click to Enlarge Image "NL&OPCo". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Niagara, Lockport & Ontario Power Co. Railroad. Mfg by: E. T. Fraim Lock Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
4230
Click to Enlarge Image "NMRR S". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: North Missouri Railroad Co. Sold by: J. L. Howard & Co. Mfg by: Henry Ritchie. Henry Ritchie Patent # 9963 4689
Click to Enlarge Image "NN&MV CO" - "CLOSE THE LOCK TO GET KEY OUT". 3 5/8" high x 2 1/2" wide. Brass case. Brass shackle. Newport News & Mississippi Valley Co.
"The Ralph Sertell Collection"
5974
Click to Enlarge Image "NNRY". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Nevada Northern Railway Co. Mfg by: Adlake Co. 4473
Click to Enlarge Image "N.O.&N.E." - No Pins Made for: New Orleans & North Eastern Railroad Co. (146.0) 283
Click to Enlarge Image "N.O.&N.E." - No Pins - High Shackle. Made for: New Orleans & North Eastern Railroad Co. (146.1)
"The Bill MacNab Collection"
284
Click to Enlarge Image "NO&NE VS&P A&V". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: New Orleans & North Eastern, Vicksburg, Shreveport & Pacific, Alabama & Vicksburg.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5345
Click to Enlarge Image "NORY&P". 4" high x 2 3/4" Wide. Brass case. Brass shackle. Electric Railway, predecessor to the Ohio Public Service Co. Made for: Northwestern Ohio Railway & Power Co.
"The Ralph Sertell Collection" 
6000
Click to Enlarge Image "NOT&L Co". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Northern Ohio Traction & Licht Co. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co. 6560
Click to Enlarge Image "NP&RYCO". Brass case. Brass shackle. 6869
Click to Enlarge Image "NRR" - "AS BLAKE" - "PAT NOV 17 1868". 4 3/4" long x 1 1/2" bell diameter. Brass and steel case. Made for: Not determined. Mfg by: Amos S. Blake. Amos S. Blake Patent # 84162. 4135
Click to Enlarge Image "N.S.R.R." - No Pins. ("Norfolk Southern Railroad". "North Shore Railroad of Long Island NY", "North Shore Railroad of CA", "Navajo Southern Railroad", "Nevada Southern Railroad"). Due to the scarcity of this padlock I would assume that it would have been used by a smaller Railroad.  (146.4)
"The Bill MacNab Collection"
292
Click to Enlarge Image "NSW RAILWAYS 1870 PAT•0873 CRAB LOCK". 4 7/8" high x 2 1/4" wide x 13/16" deep. Iron case. Iron shackle. 2 levers. Rotating dust guard. Made for: New South Wales Railroad Co. Mfg by: British manufacture. 4338
Click to Enlarge Image "N.W. PACIFIC CO CS-28 ROADWAY & BRIDGE DEPARTMENT". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Northwestern Pacific Railroad Co. Mfg by: Adams & Westlake Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
6218
Click to Enlarge Image "NWP" - "CS 8". Brass case. Brass shackle. "CS 8" is stamped on the reverse of the shackle. Made for: Northwestern Pacific Railroad Co. Mfg by: Adlake Co. 4477
Click to Enlarge Image "NWP CO" - "CS 8". Brass case. Brass shackle. "CS 8" is stamped on the reverse of the shackle. Made for: Northwestern Pacific Railroad Co. Mfg by: Adlake Co. 4400
Click to Enlarge Image "N.W.P.R.R SWITCH CS 8". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Northwestern Pacific Railroad Co. Mfg by: Adams & Westlake.
"The Bill MacNab Collection"
4172
Click to Enlarge Image "N.W.P.R.R SWITCH CS 8" - "ADLAKE". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Northwestern Pacific Railroad Co. Mfg by: Adlake Co. 6320
Click to Enlarge Image "NW RL RR". Brass case. Brass shackle. Mfg by: Adams & Westlake.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5241
Click to Enlarge Image "NY&NRR". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Possibly New York & Norfolk Railroad Co. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co. 6756
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.&Q E.L.&.P. CO." - "YALE". 1 3/16" wide. Brass case. Steel shackle. "N.Y.&Q E.L.&.CO." is embossed on the reverse of the case. Keyway: Paracentric. "MADE FOR" is stamped on the reverse of the case at 12 o'clock. Made for: New York and Queens Electric Light and Power Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co.  (PK-SB-015-S1). 1561
Click to Enlarge Image "NYC". 1 3/16" wide. Brass case. Steel shackle. "MADE FOR NYC"  is stamped on the reverse of the case. Keyway: Paracentric. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co. (PK-SB-022a-S7F). 1550
Click to Enlarge Image "NYC". 1 3/16" wide. Brass case. Steel shackle. Keyway: Paracentric. "NYC" is embossed on the reverse of the case. "MADE FOR" is stamped on the reverse of the case at 12 o'clock. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co.  (PK-SB-017-S1). 1563
Click to Enlarge Image "NYC". 1 3/16" wide. Brass case. Steel shackle. Keyway: Paracentric. "NYC" is embossed on the reverse of the case. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co.  (PK-SB-017-S2). 1564
Click to Enlarge Image "NYC". 1 3/16" wide. Brass case. Steel shackle. Keyway: Paracentric. "NYC" is embossed on the reverse of the case. "MADE FOR" is stamped on the reverse of the case at 12 o'clock. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co. (PK-SB-017-S3). 1163
Click to Enlarge Image "NYC". 1 3/16" wide. Brass case. Steel shackle. Keyway: Paracentric. "NYC" is embossed on the reverse of the case. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co. (PK-SB-017-S4). 1565
Click to Enlarge Image "NYC". 1 3/16" wide. Steel case. Steel shackle. Keyway: Paracentric. "NYC" is embossed on the reverse of the case. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co. 1748
Click to Enlarge Image "NYC" - "YALE". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5299
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C. & H.R.R.R." - 2 Pins Made for: New York Central & Hudson River Railroad Co. Mfg by: Miller Lock Co.  (145.0) 287
Click to Enlarge Image "NYC&HRRR". 2 1/2" wide. Brass case. Brass shackle. Catalog #: 116, not listed. Made for: New York Central & Hudson River Railroad Co. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co. 5782
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C.& H.R.R.R. •CO•" - 2 Pins Made for: New York Central & Hudson River Railroad Co. Mfg by: Miller Lock Co. MILLER trademark and patent dates 7-26-70, 10-21-73, 3-11-02 are stamped on the left edge of the case. Patent #'s 105710 143831 695347 (145.1)
"The David Heuermann Collection"
288
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C.&H.R.R.R.CO". Steel case. Steel shackle. Made for: New York Central & Hudson River Railroad Co. 4228
Click to Enlarge Image "NYC&STLRR". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad Co. Mfg by: Adams & Westlake Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5571
Click to Enlarge Image "NYC&STLRR SWITCH". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad Co. Mfg by: Adams & Westlake Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5494
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C.&ST.L.R.R. SIGNAL. - "YALE". Brass and steel case. Brass shackle. Made for: New York, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
980
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y. CITY". 3" high x 1 3/4" wide. Brass case. Brass shackle. Pin Tumbler. Made for: New York City Transit System. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co.
"The AJ Hoffman Collection" 
2661
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C.R.". 2 1/2" wide. Brass case. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Not determined. John A. Goewey Patent # 22869
"Courtesy Neil Pylant" 
2133
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C.R.R." - 2 Pins - Miller Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Miller Lock Co. (144.0).   285
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C.R.R." - 2 Pins - Yale. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co.  (144.1) 286
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C.R.R.". 1 1/8" wide. Brass case. Brass shackle. The reverse of the case is blank. Keyway: Paracentric. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Corbin Cabinet Lock Co. (PK-SB-029-S1). 1479
Click to Enlarge Image "NYCRR". 2 1/2" wide. Iron case. Iron shackle. Catalog #: 116. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co. 5464
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C RR" - "SIGNAL DEP'T." Made for: New York Central System Railroad Co. 1745
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C.R.R. MOON". Steel case. Steel shackle. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Corbin Cabinet Lock Co. Harry P. Townsend & Charles E. Johnson Patent # 804901. 6323
Click to Enlarge Image "NYCRR S". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: New York Central System Railroad Co. Thomas Slaight Patent # 51488.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5261
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C.R.R. TRADE MARK XLCR". Brass case. Steel shackle. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Corbin Cabinet Lock Co. 4227
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C.S. MOON". 5 3/4" high x 3" wide. Steel case. Steel shackle. Made for: New York Central Railroad Co. Mfg by: Corbin Cabinet Lock Co. Harry P. Townsend & Charles E. Johnson Patent # 804901. 4212
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C.S.". Brass case. Steel shackle. Pin tumbler.  Made for: New York Central System. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co.
"Courtesy Neil Pylant" 
2286
Click to Enlarge Image "NYCS". Brass case. Steel shackle. Pin tumbler.  Made for: New York Central System. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co.
"Courtesy Neil Pylant" 
2288
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C.S." - "YALE". 1 3/16" wide. Brass case. Steel shackle. Keyway: Paracentric. The reverse of the case is the same as the obverse. "MADE FOR N.Y.C.S." is stamped on the obverse of the case. Mfg by: Yale & Towne Mfg. Co. (PK-SB-018a-S4). 1533
Click to Enlarge Image "NYCS TH". 4" high x 2 1/2" wide. Iron case. Iron shackle. Catalog #: Not determined. Made for: New York Central System, Tool House Division. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co.
"The AJ Hoffman Collection" 
2732
Click to Enlarge Image "U. S. CUSTOMS N.Y.C.S.Y.". Brass case. Made for: New York Central System, Stockyards Division. Mfg by: Slaymaker.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
6216
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.C. T.S.". 2 3/4" high x 1 3/4" wide. Brass case. Brass shackle. Pin Tumbler. Made for: New York City Transit System. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co.
"The AJ Hoffman Collection" 
2660
Click to Enlarge Image "NYCTS". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: New York City Transit System.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5508
Click to Enlarge Image "NYLE&WRR". 2 1/2" wide. Brass case. Brass shackle. Catalog #: 119. Made for: New York, Lake Erie & Western Railroad Co. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co.  Wilson Bohannan Patent # 318537
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5357
Click to Enlarge Image "NYM" - "G.R.S.Co.". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: New York Metro Railroad Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
6161
Click to Enlarge Image "NY,NH&HRR". Steel Case. Steel shackle. Made for: New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad Co. 4343
Click to Enlarge Image "NYNH & HRR". Brass Case. Brass shackle. Made for: New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Town Mfg. Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
4229
Click to Enlarge Image "NYNH & HRR" - "COMM DEPT". Brass Case. Brass shackle. Made for: New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad Co. Mfg by: Yale & Town Mfg. Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
6133
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.N.H. & H.R.R. CAR LOCK". 3 5/8" high x 2 1/2" wide. Steel Case. Steel shackle. Made for: New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
2104
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.o.& H.R.R.R. •CO•" - 2 Pins Made for: New York Central & Hudson River Railroad Co. The "o" in "N.Y.o." is an apparent casting error and should have been a "C". Mfg by: Miller Lock Co. MILLER trademark and patent dates 7-26-70, 10-21-73, 3-11-02 are stamped on the left edge of the case. Patent #'s 105710 143831 695347 (145.5) 289
Click to Enlarge Image "N. Y. O. & W." Made for: New York Ontario & Western Railway Co. (145.6)
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1286
Click to Enlarge Image "NYO&W Ry". 3 1/4" high x 2 1/2" wide x 5/8" deep. Made for: New York Ontario & Western Railway Co. Mfg by: J. H. W. Climax Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
2085
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.O&W RY". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: New York Ontario & Western Railway Co. Mfg by: J. H. W. Climax Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
5248
Click to Enlarge Image "NYP&ORR CAR". Brass case. Brass shackle. There is a hole going through the case and the shackle to accept a wire seal. Made for: New York, Pennsylvania & Ohio Railroad Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
6142
Click to Enlarge Image "N.Y.P.& B.R.R.CO." - No Pins Made for: New York Central Providence & Boston Railroad Co. (145.8) 291
Click to Enlarge Image "N·Y· R·T·". 2 1/8" wide. Brass case. Brass shackle. Catalog #: 113. Made for: New York Rapid Transit. Mfg by: Wilson Bohannan Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
2686
Click to Enlarge Image "UNION 6LEVER" - No Pins - "NZR". 2 3/8" diameter x 9/16" deep. Ribbed Keyway. The lever pack is set much deeper in the lock than the usual pancake. This lock has 5 levers and a ward in the #6 position. Made for: New Zealand Railways Department. Mfg by: Joseph Parkes & Sons Ltd. of England.  (185.7.1)
"The Bill MacNab Collection"
1512
Click to Enlarge Image "UNION 6LEVER" - 1 Pin Under "Z" - "NZR". Ribbed Keyway. The lever pack is set much deeper in the lock than the usual pancake. This lock has 5 levers and a ward in the #6 position. Made for: New Zealand Railways Department. Mfg by: Joseph Parkes & Sons Ltd. of England.  (185.7)
"The Jon Kolozvary Collection"
1275
Click to Enlarge Image "NZR". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: Made for: New Zealand Railways Department. 6326
Click to Enlarge Image "NZR E". Brass case. Brass shackle. Made for: New Zealand Railways Department. Mfg by: Adams & Westlake Co.
"The Frank Kidd Collection"
6130