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    Comment by 'shortliner' in media 'Part of the Job'

    "Then you take the U-boat, bread it thoroughly, and...." Aren't you glad they don't load fuel oil this way???
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    Comment by 'shortliner' in media 'ACW Shops'

    Nice shot of a mongrel lashup! Who is AC&W's owner?
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    Comment by 'shortliner' in media 'Fresh Paint'

    Hey, I shot those 2 diesels in Greenwood back in September of '94! They were sharing the ready track with some ex-FEC GP7s and several CF7s. IIRC, there's also a covered hopper on stilts there for sanding. The CF&s and GP7s looked the worse for wear, and the CF7s looked to be in storage at...
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    Comment by 'shortliner' in media 'the epitome of heat...'

    I got thirsty looking at the picture..... :) is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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