Ontario Northland Speeder - Alliston, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brendah
N 44° 08.735 W 079° 51.967
17T E 590685 N 4888667
Quick Description: This speeder is on display next to Gibson Transport, on Church Street South, in Alliston, Ontario.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 11/17/2010 7:04:11 PM
Waymark Code: WMA50F
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 6

Long Description:
A speeder is a maintenance of way motorized vehicle formerly used on railroads around the world by track inspectors and work crews to move quickly to and from work sites. In the 1990s, speeders were replaced with trucks with flanged wheels that could be lowered for on-rail.

The speeder is set on a set of tracks with other train artifacts, including a caboose, on display.
Is this a display or a maintenance facility location?: Display

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

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

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

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