For train wrecks and certain maintenance work, railways always had set of equipment known as the auxiliary.
The Auxiliary usually consisting of a crane, a tender (for steam powered cranes) and a boom car.
The Society obtained its Central Vermont Auxiliary in 1967.
Society Auxiliary Equipment Inventory
The Society current Auxiliary includes (please click on the links below to take you to a detailed page on each piece of equipment):
|1967||Central Vermont Railway (CV) Tender No. 4264|
|1967||Boom Car No. 4313|