Portage County-November 5th & 6th, 2011

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It was a nice day on Saturday so I decided to go out for a bit...

6644_CN SD70M-2 #8897 by Alco 251, on Flickr
A little while before, SD70M-2 #8897 and its train were in the confines of Stevens Point yard and now rolls west through Junction City and meets a eastbound.

6649_CN C44-9W #2528 by Alco 251, on Flickr
With the westbound out of the way, CN #2528 leads its train out of the siding and east, towards Stevens Point.

6671_EJ&E SD38-2 #667 by Alco 251, on Flickr
EJ&E #667 a SD38-2 kicks cars in Stevens Point.

6677_GTW GP38-2 #5856 by Alco 251, on Flickr
GTW GP38-2 #5856 is an ex Rock Island unit, and is seen kicking cars with a former Wisconsin Central SW1500

I was coming back home and a I saw a BC Rail unit approaching the depot and had to get a shot of it...

6720_BC Rail C40-8M #4626 by Alco 251, on Flickr
BC Rail #4626 waits to depart while 2 other units switch the yard.


Steam Chaser
Fabulous power! The two Canadian roads always seem to put on the best shows as far as power goes. The UP looks so monotonous comparatively.

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