RailPictures.Net Photo: Soo 6609 Soo Line EMD SD40-2 at Garnet, Michigan by Chuck Schwesinger
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Soo Line (more..)
EMD SD40-2 (more..)
Garnet, Michigan, USA (more..)
February 12, 1981
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Soo 6609 (more..)
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Chuck Schwesinger (more..)
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Late running train 911, after being stuck with local work at Trout Lake and heading for a meet with a tardy eastbound extra at Gilchrist makes short work of the snow and cold as it rips through Garnet. Soo 6609,759 are the power, followed by a few Mead loads/chip loads along with the normal string of COFC back in the snow dust. The thing I remember the most about this job was sitting in the cab warming up at Gilchrist as the engineer filled me in on his consist. Said Art LaGault "this is a perfect pair, 6609 likes to work and 759 likes to let it".
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