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Railroad Work Equipment

Burro 1947 Metra RC51187
Burro 1947
Metra RC51187
Description:Crane, Model 50

Equipment Information

Metra RC51187 is a self-propelled diesel-powered crane, known as a “locomotive crane,” designed for utility use. Cranes like this were commonly used by railroads for track maintenance and other chores.

Builder: Burro
Year Built: 1947
Length: 23ft 6in
Width: 9ft 2in
Height: 10ft 8in
Weight: 93100 lbs
Brakes: ??
Trucks: 4 Wheel
Description: Model 50 Locomotive Crane
Arrived: ????
Condition: Complete / unrestored / not operational