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  1. CP Rail woodchip

    CP Rail woodchip

    I always liked woodchips for some reason. They're basically a gondola with very high sides. About a dozen or so were sitting at the Marathon Pulp & Paper Mill.
  2. Marathon motorcar

    Marathon motorcar

    On my trip across Canada I saw just as many motorcars as trains, mostly private owners I'm guessing. Chris, did you get this one? Looks to be of CP origin. Was a nice birthday suprise to catch it at a shopping mall parking lot. 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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