Re: C&O Burro Crane Photos
A&Y Dave in MD
When were burro cranes or their like first introduced?toggle quoted message Show quoted text
Friday, June 19, 2020, 11:04:26 AM, you wrote:
From: Garth Groff and Sally Sanford <mallardlodge1000@...>
Sent: Thu, Jun 18, 2020 10:39 am
Subject: [RealSTMFC] C&O Burro Crane Photos
Today I'm sharing six photos of C&O Burro cranes. All these photos were taken in the 1980s or 1990s, most at Charlottesville, but two views are of the same crane at Gladstone (front and rear). I don't know for certain when these cranes were built, but I suspect that most date from the 1950s and so are within our timeframe.
Strangely, I've never seen any bigger C&O cranes, though they certainly had some large machines. I would not be surprised if there is/was one stationed at Clifton Forge, and possibly another at Newport News or Richmond.
Garth Groff 閭
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David Bott, modeling the A&Y in '34