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Antique boiler explosion in Medina, Ohio, July 29, 2001



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Crown sheet stays with reduced diameters and very little displacement

15. Crown sheet stays with reduced diameters and very little displacement

Stay bolts reduced diameters one to two threads engagement

16. Stay bolts reduced diameters one to two threads engagement

Firebox stay bolts. Three threads of engagement

17. Firebox stay bolts. Three threads of engagement

Right hand side of crown sheet folded down

18. Right hand side of crown sheet folded down

Right hand crown sheet folded down. Two stay bolt holes shown 2.5 threads of engagement

19. Right hand crown sheet folded down. Two stay bolt holes shown 2.5 threads of engagement

Crown sheet viewing hole plug with rusted threads

20. Crown sheet viewing hole plug with rusted threads

Barrel and front wheel bracket

21. Barrel and front wheel bracket

Position of engine after impact with the ground. The engine was repositioned as it was found at the fairgrounds.

22. Position of engine after impact with the ground. The engine was repositioned as it was found at the fairgrounds.

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