RailPictures.Net Photo: PC 7530 Penn Central EMD GP9 at Mansfield, Massachusetts by Donald Haskel
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» Penn Central (more..)
» EMD GP9 (more..)
» Highway bridge (more..)
» Mansfield, Massachusetts, USA (more..)
» November 07, 1971
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
» PC 7530 (more..)
» Unknown
» Donald Haskel (more..)
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High speed mainline varnish with GP9s, they said it could not be done. When Penn Central took over New Haven operations the passenger power (FL9s0 were sent to third rail country leaving the shoreline short of power. All of a sudden the commuter rail Geeps had a new job. In this picture the geeps are hauling an Amtrak Southbound
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