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Gold Mining Equipment (Mine cars)

1880 “Avalanche” Mine Car

Rivetted Mine car box made in blacksmith shop around 1800

(Quantity of 1) Rotary-dump gold mine ore car, built in a blacksmith shop about 1880, newer undercarriage. Unique 4-bar mechanism arms open end gate to dump and hold it open until box is returned to latched position. Used by miners for hand-tramming rock in gold mine, 8″ dia. wheels, 18″ gauge. FULLY OPERATIONAL