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CSX cribber machine
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No: 10533   Contributor: Bernie Moening   Year: 2010   Manufacturer: Lima Locomotive Works, USA   Country: United States of America
CSX cribber machine

This was one of the most dangerous machines used as this machine grinded the wood ties to make a smooth platform for the new rail. If a tie plate was still attached this machine could throw it many feet like a frisbee. I was told this machine threw a spike into a side of a house. Photo shot outside Lima, Ohio on the CSX summer 2010
Picture added on 05 March 2011 at 10:03
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Lima Locomotive Works, USA

Steam loco 8 is on display in Canon City US Army Class S160 - 58205197 on the way to HoltShay Drive trainNo 6 at Cass stationCass Shay No 6Shay No 5BLH 4009 with Chessie 6249rail deposit train CSX magnet
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