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  1. Oops!

    Oops!

    Coopersville & Marne volunteers bring out the crane to put the tie crane back on the rails. Taken near Marne, MI on Saturday, April 16, 2005.
  2. CN OHIO crane

    CN OHIO crane

    1976 CN 50474, 40 ton OHIO crane pushed a platform, also pulling another one. Notice a MOW operator on the front. I got to observe this thing lay fresh tracks from the car it pulled, then travel the mainline to rest at the MOW depot. Quite an impresive piece of machinery.
  3. MOW2

    MOW2

    MOW crane and flat car
  4. BNSF 3539 off the rails

    BNSF 3539 off the rails

    Afrer crossing the broken rail the front traction motor stayed on the track.
  5. On the ground BNSF 3539

    On the ground BNSF 3539

    The unit arrived at the Interbay roundHouse with no breaking linkages. Looks all there here.
  6. Lift them WAY up there.

    Lift them WAY up there.

    This is the Dec 12th 2002 Derail in Seattle WA on the Stacy yard track. The morning was all it took to straighten this one out.
  7. Old fashion blocking, not cranes for this truck

    Old fashion blocking, not cranes for this truck

    This is the Dec 12th 2002 Derail in Seattle WA on the Stacy yard track. The morning was all it took to straighten this one out.
  8. Stopped by blocks, saved the Collum

    Stopped by blocks, saved the Collum

    This is the Dec 12th 2002 Derail in Seattle WA on the Stacy yard track. The morning was all it took to straighten this one out.
  9. The Air Under There!!

    The Air Under There!!

    This is the Dec 12th 2002 Derail in Seattle WA on the Stacy yard track. The morning was all it took to straighten this one out.
  10. Headed for the Water

    Headed for the Water

    This is the Dec 12th 2002 Derail in Seattle WA on the Stacy yard track. The morning was all it took to straighten this one out.
  11. Pick them back up again

    Pick them back up again

    Crain used for Derail clean-up Renton Wa June 4th 2002, BNSF MALTBY TURN vs. CBRC 82 leaves 2 BNSF on the ground. Covered hopper filled with Caustic Soda gets righted today.




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