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Rockhill Furnace Work Session: June 24-25, 2006

The seventh Rockhill work session of 2006 was held Saturday and Sunday, June 24-25, 2006.

Those participating included Lee Rainey, Charles Wootton, William Adams, Tim Diehl, Reggie Arford, Jane Rutledge, Richard Rutledge, Jim Bacon, and Dave Phillips.

boiler house

Coal Bin
Removing debris and cleaning up near the tunnel between the Foundry and the Coal Bin.
Painting a window sash
In the Paint Shop, an FEBT volunteer paints one of the Boiler House window sashes.

Work on the Boiler House Coal Bin continued. Debris was removed from around the west and north side and the work was done on the brick footing of the west wall of the coal bin.

 

Turntable Lead

Inserting ties
The track crew uses the FEBT tie inserter on the Turntable lead track.

A large crew used the new FEBT tie inserter to place ties under the track leading from the Turntable to the Coal Docks.

 

You can view other photos of this work session at Bill Adams' EBT Pictorial.



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