June 27, 2020 09:39AM
while doing some research, I stumbled across this Hobart Estate Lumber photo in the UC Berkeley Fritz-Metcalf Collection:

Hobart Estate Wrecking Old Water Tank With Shay

Looks like they are using a cable attached from the locomotive to the water tank to pull it down.

Date given is 1921.

Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 06/27/2020 09:40AM by Dave Peterson.
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Hobart Estate Wrecking Old Water Tank with Shay Photo

Dave Peterson June 27, 2020 09:39AM

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