RailPictures.Net Photo: SPMW 209 Southern Pacific Railroad Rotary Snow Plow at Andover, California by Ryan M. Martin
 
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Southern Pacific Railroad (more..)
Rotary Snow Plow (more..)
Donner Pass (more..)
Andover, California, USA (more..)
March 27, 2011
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SPMW 209 (more..)
WTKRVF (more..)
Ryan M. Martin (more..)
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About an hour into its second trip over Donner finds the SPMW 209 cleaning up the leftovers of an Eastbound Spreader set up Main #1. This single Rotary set included the SPMW 8208 "snail" for electric power, and UP 8444/UP 8585 for pushing power. The sound of that B-unit snail's classic era 567 prime mover slowly making it's way around Coldstream Canyon was sweet music to our ears. ;)
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