Spike Pulling

spikes13

Thanks to all volunteers who helped pull spikes on this beautiful Spring morning . . . and thanks to Simbex for fostering community service. Spikes are being pulled in preparation for continued removal of tracks and rails. We hope the spikes will reappear someday as a major art installation in Lebanon!

 

spikeartAtlanta

Allen Peterson’s sculpture Phoenix: Atlanta’s Railroad Rebirth, which is made from scrap railroad spikes, shoulders, and other objects.

 

Bear (spikes) resized

“Spike” – Bear welded from 575 rusty, used, bent railroad spikes

spikeart4

“Iron Horse”- what steam engines were once called

3 responses to “Spike Pulling

  1. Cool!I pulled a number of spikes on that Line,and drove them,too!!Never thought they would be used for such neat Artwork,tho’.

  2. Hello, I am a rail road spike artist, Would you be interested in a rail road spike Moose or other animal for your Greenway?
    @erwinlistscultures
    Thank You
    Best
    Erwin List

Leave a Reply to Frank Sanders,Jr. Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s