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Canadian Pacific Railway (more..)
GE AC4400CW (more..)
Cathedral (more..)
Field, British Columbia, Canada (more..)
September 25, 2010
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
CP 671 (more..)
Matthew Hicks (more..)
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Dynamic braking for all they're worth, 5 GEs ease all of loaded westbound potash train 671's 142 cars down the Big Hill. (2 on the headend, two scattered mid-train, and one on the rear) This view is looking down the Kicking Horse river valley towards Field, and was stitched from 2 images, giving about a 12mm view. The trans-Canada highway is on the right. On the right side of the picture, Mt. Stephen's shadow covers much of the valley, even though it's mid-day in fall.
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