Air Compressor, Imperial Type 10 Duplex

This Ingersoll-Rand Imperial Type 10 Duplex steam-driven air compressor was donated to Roots by Georgia Pacific in 2000. With the closing of the Georgia Pacific mill in Fort Bragg, removal of the compressor became a priority and it was moved to the Roots facility in Willits in 2003.

Rail Boxcar, California Western Railroad #462

In 1912 the California Western Railroad had a total of 199 cars in freight service, the vast majority being flatcars used for hauling logs and lumber. Of that total, the Railroad owned three wooden boxcars, built in 1912, and then rebuilt in 1923.

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