donkey engine

Steam donkey, or donkey engine is the common nickname for a steam-powered winch, or logging engine widely used in past logging operations, though not limited to logging. They were also found in the mining, maritime, and nearly any other industry that needed a powered winch. Wikipedia - donkey engine

Created by Dale Pond. Last Modification: Friday May 6, 2011 04:10:39 MDT by Dale Pond.