section gang

noun Railroads.
a group of workers who take care of a section of railroad track.
Compare floating gang.

1885–90, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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section gang

a work crew assigned to a section of a railroad 
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