All Aboard! Exploring the Newfoundland Railway

Railway / Coastal History

Accidents and the Weather

Accidents and the Weather Slideshow

Rotary plow in action with two crew members.
The rotary plow was a great improvement, but it took two locomotives to push it, along with extra water and coal cars, cook cars, bunk cars and additional crew. Therefore its operation was slow and costly. A.R. Penney Collection.

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