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CN 853 Stop

CN 853 with units 2259, 5379 pulled up to the P&H Elevator to spot 50 grain hopper cars. The Temp. was
around 20c (68F) with a light wind. CN 853 pulled out of Dutton with 76 cars.
Nice shot are the cars in the background the rest of the train and what are the first set of cars infront of the boxcars?
Yes they are, the cars that are in front are open hopper cars for Gypsum that are
moved to Edmonton, Alberta. These cars are loaded.

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