Re: alternative uses for ore hoppers


Tony Thompson
 

Robert D. Heninger wrote:
. . . the shipping (no pun intended) season for ore ran from approximately April to Oct/Nov during much of the steam era.

Let's see, it moved in ships when the lakes were ice-free, so I'd say it's no pun, it's a statement of fact <g>.

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