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"Power jacks are used to put Mannix International ballast sled under track. ... The sled removes muddy ballast that accumulates around ties on wet sections." Bangor and Aroostook Railroad's magazine, "Maine Line," v. 4 #5, p. 5.
About This Item
- Title: Bangor and Aroostook Railroad Track Repair, Littleton, 1956
- Creator: Richard W. Sprague
- Creation Date: 1956
- Subject Date: 1956
- Location: Littleton, Aroostook County, ME
- Media: Photographic print
- Dimensions: 20 cm x 20 cm
- Collection: Richard Sprague
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Bangor and Aroostook Railroad Company--People
- Railroad construction & maintenance
- Railroad ties
- Railroad tracks--Maine--Littleton
- Railroads--Design and construction
- ballast sled
- Bangor & Aroostook Railroad
- Bangor & Aroostook RR
- Bangor and Aroostook Railroad
- Bangor and Aroostook RR
- Mannix International
- track repair
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PO Box 176, Oakfield, ME 04763
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