Land clearing with a 5-ton steel ball

Title

Land clearing with a 5-ton steel ball

Description

Photo depicts a 5-ton steel ball measuring 8 feet in diameter, strung on a cable and pulled through the forest between two tractors. An unsuccessful experiment.

Source

Experimental area is being cleared with use of two TD-119 Allis-Chalmers tractors. Alcan Collection 73.3.3.23

Date

ca.1952

Identifier

P00159.jpg

Files

http://collections.kitimatmuseum.ca/files/alcan_project_history/P00159.jpg

Citation

“Land clearing with a 5-ton steel ball,” Kitimat Museum & Archives Collections, accessed July 6, 2022, https://search.kitimatmuseum.ca/items/show/2656.

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