More Pics of

The Mountaineer

Contributed by Tim Twichell

The Mountaineer, wearing a consol paint schemesits idled in 1980 or 81. these pics were taken about a year after the machine was parked.

She remained here until 1988, at which time they fired up the torches and razed this once proud machine.

Here's Tim Twichell standing next to one of the Mountaineer's crawler units.

Here's Tim again, this time he's next to the dipper. Look at the size of the teeth compared to tim's hand.

This view makes things a little clearer.

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