For train wrecks and certain maintenance work, railways always had set of equipment known as the auxiliary.

The Auxiliary usually consisting of a crane, a tender (for steam powered cranes) and a boom car.

The Society obtained its Central Vermont Auxiliary in 1967.






Society Auxiliary Equipment Inventory

The Society current Auxiliary includes (please click on the links below to take you to a detailed page on each piece of equipment):

Acquired  Description

Central Vermont Railway Steam Crane No. 4251

1967 Central Vermont Railway (CV) Tender No. 4264
1967 Boom Car No. 4313