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CV work equipment car being used to transport wheel sets equipped with a hand operated derrick to handle them. This piece of equipment goes way back....

Photographed by Bruce Nelson, May, 1973.
Added to the photo archive by Bruce Nelson, October 2, 2017.
Railroad: Central Vermont.

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The White Mountain Central has one of these hand operated derricks stored outside up by the engine house/shop. Note the leaf springs on the trucks above.

Posted by Steven Hall on 2017-10-03 11:17:50

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