First truck plow in Trail: 0131.0231

First truck plow in Trail

0131.0231: First truck plow in Trail

First truck plow in district Trail - Rossland. A 1931 two ton Dodge, cyl, 4 speed transmission. Plow fabricated by Stevenson Machine Shop, Nelson. Blade raised and lowered by raising or lowering dump box. Threw to right only. No safety flip or blade. Light mounted on cab later. Greatest hazard, teams hauling cord wood from Castlegar to Trail 1935-37; driver Slim Thomas, Rossland, B.C.

Medium:  Photograph - Image
Date:  Circa 1935
Collection:  Kootenay Gallery of Art, History & Science (0131)


truck plowing snow garage


People arrow Stevensonarrow
People arrow Thomasarrow
Transportation arrow Automobilesarrow
Cities arrow Trail arrow Firstsarrow
Cities arrow Trail arrow Servicesarrow
Cities arrow Castlegararrow
Cities arrow Nelsonarrow
Cities arrow Rosslandarrow
Transportation arrow Snow Removalarrow
Industry arrow Manufacturing arrow Machine Shopsarrow

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