Category:Water cranes

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  • English: A water crane or standpipe is a device used for delivering a large volume of water into the tank or tender of a steam locomotive. The device is sometimes also called a water column in the United States. Generally, water cranes consist of an upright steel pipe about 8 to 12 inches (0.20 to 0.30 m) in diameter with a horizontal, pivoting pipe connected to its upper end so as to form a swinging arm.
  • Images of railway water towers are placed in Category:Railway water tanks and towers or the appropriate subcategory by country.
  • Français : Prise d'eau, grue à eau ou manche à eau.
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