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RE: [FJGRailroad] From The Archives Conrail MofW part 7

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  • joseph Klapkowski
    I heard that on Guilford that tool is called a Veronica. No idea why.
    Message 1 of 4 , Sep 21, 2006
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      I heard that on Guilford that tool is called a Veronica. No idea why.


      >From: "paul larner" <pklarner@...>
      >Reply-To: FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com
      >To: FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com
      >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
      >bulldog.
      >
      >
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