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No: 15148   Contributor: Ryan & Kelsea   Year: 2012   Manufacturer: Unknown   Country: Scotland
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Unknown train or Digger? Would anybody know what this train or tractor thing is in Dingwall?
Picture added on 13 September 2012 at 16:45
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Those could be track side cable troughs on the platform. However, the black plastic piping could be for drainage use which would then be connected to the box like sections on the platform as they have the holes in the sides. They would have manhole covers fitted when in place.

The vehicle is, I would suggest, a road/railer with hydraulic arm. Could be any of many manufacturer, the active grab being interchangeable with other hydraulic implements for use by many different applications. Looking again it could be an Atlas job, but don't take my word for it, I've been out of hydraulics for too many years.

Added by Tony Roberts on 14 September 2012.
The road-rail vehicle could be a Liebherr, possibly their model A900C ZW type 1033.

Added by Peter Langsdale on 14 September 2012.
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