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Aside from the Skarloey Railway engines that work there, the Blue Mountain Quarry is a home to a large selection of road vehicles.

Steam Shovels

Many steam shovels work at the Blue Mountain Quarry. They are painted blue and orange and have the quarry logo on their sides. Aside from quarry work, they can also be used in construction.

Trivia

  • A shovel was later retextured in a black, orange, and cream livery as an Outback mining excavator for Cyclone Thomas.

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Dump Trucks


A few dump trucks work at the Blue Mountain Quarry. They haul stones and help clear waste from building sites. They are painted orange and blue and have the quarry logo on their sides.

Some dump trucks were also seen at Anopha Quarry and the Harwick Branch Line.


Trivia

  • A dump truck was later retextured in two different liveries to represent Italian dump trucks in All Tracks Lead to Rome. One being an aqua and black livery with red hubcaps and the other purple and brown.


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Tanker Lorries


A few tanker lorries work at the Blue Mountain Quarry. These bring fuel for the machines that work at the quarry. They are painted orange and blue and bear the quarry logo on both their cabs and their tankers.

Basis

They are based on Foden tanker lorries.

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Soft-sided Lorries

A few soft-sided lorries work at the Blue Mountain Quarry. They are just like the normal Soft-sided Lorries, except they are coloured blue and orange and carry the Blue Mountain Quarry logo on their sides.

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Bulldozers


A few bulldozers work at the Blue Mountain Quarry. They usually work at the spot where the Skarloey Railway engines tip their loads of slate ready for it to go into the crusher. It is the job of the bulldozers to push the slate from the drop-off point into the crusher. Like the other vehicles, they are painted blue and orange and carry the quarry logo on their sides.

One of the bulldozer's number plates is "GLV 0914".

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Flatbed Lorries


A few flatbed lorries work at the Blue Mountain Quarry.

Basis

They are based on Foden lorries.


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Non-rail vehicles

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