Stump puller


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Stump puller

A horse-powered capstan-like device used for pulling stumps out of the ground.
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Four months later, they unloaded on the malarial shore of the Tapajos River, leaving motorboats, a steam shovel, a pile driver, tractors, stump pullers, a locomotive, ice-making machines and crates of food, along with prefabricated buildings and a disassembled sawmill.