steam shovel

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a power shovel that is driven by steam

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It is hard to single any one attraction for special mention, but certainly the steam navvy and battle bus are sure to be hugely popular with visitors.
The steam navvy was built as part of a global mechanisation of large scale construction projects in the late Victorian period onwards.