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Not that long ago gangs of these MLW's ruled CP's mainlines - now they're replaced with AC4400CW's and SD40-2's. This example was retired in 1999 and sent to Canada's biggest RR museum near Montreal, QC called EXPORAIL.
I know this should be in the museum section, but this beast was retired...
The Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum hosted it's 2nd Annual Night Photo Shoot on June 11, 2005 at the museum site in Willimantic, CT. Here museum volunteers Mark G. and Jerry G. pose with the CERM's ex-LIRR GE 44 tonner at the restored Chaplin, CT station. Canon EOS 20D, Canon 70-200mm...
Narrow guage 0-4-0T No.25 "Sampson" built in 1910 by the Vulcan Iron works. It was used in the conrstruction of the Canadian Northern Pacific line on the mainland. It now resides along with several other preserved steamers at the BC Forest Museum in Duncan, BC.
Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum's 44tonner #0800 (ex-LIRR) and FL-9 #2023 (ex-CDOT, nee-New Haven) rest near the restored Chaplin Station on the museum grounds in Willimantic, CT. Shot on November 15, 2003. Agfa Scala 200 film.
MTM owns this Selfridge Baldwin. This one was actually used at Selfridge ANGB before they discontinued rail service with GTW. GTW supplied the coal for the boiler plants before the base turned to natural gas for heat.
Old pix - using for test.
This is a shot of a railfan doing his "job" at the Danbury Railway Museum's 2000 Railfair.
(This is why I believe this a better location than "Freight Trains.")
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