DelDOT Snow Plows Have Come In All Shapes, Sizes

January 4, 2022

Delaware’s Department of Transportation has used a wide variety of snow plows through the years to keep the state’s roads and highways clear during and after winter storms, such as the one that greeted the new year this week.  This photograph from 1941 shows a Snogo rotary snow plow clearing a New Castle County Highway in 1941.

  • Delaware Cape Region History in Photographs, published every Tuesday in the Cape Gazette, features historical photos from Delaware's Cape Region - particularly - and from throughout Sussex County and Delaware generally.

    Readers are invited to submit photos of historic interest. They can be mailed to the Cape Gazette at PO Box 213, Lewes, DE 19958, or via email to

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