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12 Ton hand crane 1748S (DS 1748)

12 Ton Hand Crane DS 1748 - Richard Salmon - August 1998

Joseph Booth & Sons 12 Ton Hand Crane (1943) Richard Salmon, August 1998

Queen Mary brake van lifted - Feb 2007 - Tom Waghorn
Right: During February 2007, towards the end of its overhaul, the hand crane was used to lift the south end of the Queen Mary brake (Tom Waghorn)

You can see photos of 1748SM, the Match Wagon for this Crane. The match wagon was later numbered separately in BR days as DS 3182.

Go to the C&W News page for details of its 2003-7 overhaul.

12 Ton Hand Crane DS 1748 - Richard Salmon

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