1920's - Railway Jordan Spreader Controls

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Image Information:. This are the controls used to maneuver the blades of railway spreader. This old Jordan Railroad Spreader was built in the 1920's. Most of them have had there wings converted to hydraulic power but this one still uses air. This unit is still used today.

 

Technical Information: Tokina 11-16/2.8 lense taken at f/8.

 

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Taken on May 24, 2008