RE: [FJGRailroad] From The Archives Conrail MofW part 7
- I heard that on Guilford that tool is called a Veronica. No idea why.
>From: "paul larner" <pklarner@...>
>Subject: RE: [FJGRailroad] From The Archives Conrail MofW part 7
>Date: Thu, 21 Sep 2006 10:19:58 -0400
>The wrench like device I described that is used with
>the claw bar to remove spikes from between the frog rails is called - are
>you ready for this.... a spike puller.
>Hello Joe, If I recall correctly on the FJ&G we called this device a
>"bulldog." There might have been other names used, perhaps relating to the
>balls used to grasp the device with the claw bar, which I can't recall. I
>worked the section on three roads at the moment remembering only the name