Bucyrus 14B Rail mounted steam shovel , Whiteman Park Western Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member blingg
S 31° 50.170 E 115° 57.017
50J E 400669 N 6477243
Quick Description: An old steam shovel on public display in Whiteman Park W.A.
Location: Western Australia, Australia
Date Posted: 5/29/2013 1:36:21 AM
Waymark Code: WMH64X
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 4

Long Description:
This steam shovel ( No 68367 )was made by Bucyrus in America between 1914 and 1920. The shovel was possibly used during the construction of the Trans Australia railway in the 1920's
Whiteman Park is 20km north east of Perth , W.A.'s capital city , and covers 40 square kilometres, also in the park and in public view are restored tractors, traction engines and vintage cars
Is this a display or a maintenance facility location?: Display

Are there any fees and if so how much? (optional): no

Website about this MOW waymark. (optional): Not listed

Additional site related to the MOW category. (optional): Not listed

Visit Instructions:
The #1 requirement is, when making a visit have fun, but keep it safe by staying off railroad property and equipment.

All visitors should tell about their experience. Did you enjoy your visit? What type of equipment did you see? Images add a lot to a waymark visit, so we encourage you post pictures of your visit.

If equipment is missing please contact the waymarker so it can be archived. Thank You!
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Railroad Maintenance-Of-Way Equipment
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
There are no logs for this waymark yet.