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Two views of WBX 100 Alchem Limited weed spray car. Burlington, ON c.1950's Jim Parker

Alchem was a contractor that specialized in weed spraying, essential to maintain good drainage under track.
This car led a work train pushed along track. It contained spray equipment and bags of chemical.
Train included several tank cars of water to mix with the chemical.


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