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chriscapewell

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Crane no. 23
« Reply #1 on: May 22, 2014, 15:14:46 »
Cowans Sheldon of Carlisle supplied a 40 ton capacity raised, broad gauge, travelling crane for Chatham Dockyard, exact location on site unknown.
Probably in the 1920s,  but I am not certain of date, nor works number nor know what powered it; electric, most likely, or steam or hydraulic.
I will be returning to Cumbria Archives to delve deeper, but wonder, please, if someone can add detail?

 

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