Maintenance Of Way


The Monon maintained two derricks, built by Bucyrus Erie to take care of derailments and perform other heavy lifting duties.


Derrick 80001
Rated 100 tons. Assigned to Lafayette



Derrick 80003
Built 1929, Rated 150 tons. Assigned To Bloomington

Another View of Derrick 80003
With tender car 80052

Derrick 80003


CI&L Derrick SWD2
At Bloomington, April 22, 1929


Additional Coming Soon

Monon Cranes


Burro Crane
At Bedford, Indiana. October 1970


Monon #BC-14
At Lafayette Shops. May 1959


Monon #LC-2
At Cloverdale, Indiana. October 1976




Bunk/ Camp Cars


Bunk Car 80057
Built from ancient passenger car


Camp Car 80151
From former 10 section Pullman, Camp Meigs or Camp Dix


Other MOW Equipment


Ex-Express Car 80066
Former Troop Kitchen/ Express Car
Given freight trucks and placed in MOW service

More Coming Soon

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