Re: Company Service Boxcar


Eric Hansmann
 

A rotary would be a mechanical snowplow often used on Rocky Mountain railroads in the winter to keep the tracks clear.

 

 

Eric Hansmann

Murfreesboro, TN

 

 

From: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io <main@RealSTMFC.groups.io> On Behalf Of Bob Chaparro
Sent: Monday, February 4, 2019 11:40 AM
To: main@RealSTMFC.groups.io
Subject: [RealSTMFC] Company Service Boxcar

 

This is a link to a photo from the Denver Public Library:

http://digital.denverlibrary.org/cdm/singleitem/collection/p15330coll22/id/30840/rec/5

The company service boxcar is stenciled "Rotary & Water Service Material".

"Water Service" I think I understand, but what is "Rotary"?

Thanks.

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA

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