RailPictures.Net Photo: GBW 316 Green Bay & Western Alco RS-27 at Merrillian, Wisconsin by Chuck Schwesinger
 
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Green Bay & Western (more..)
Alco RS-27 (more..)
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Merrillian, Wisconsin, USA (more..)
June 10, 1983
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GBW 316 (more..)
GBW 2 (more..)
Chuck Schwesinger (more..)
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As the GB&W struggled through the 80's the once perfectly maintained Alcos started to show a noticeable lack of the fine exterior finish they had been noted for. A number of them took on a more pinkish look. This shot has 316 leading 311 and 39 cars on train 2 as it nears a crew change and the CNW crossing at Merrillian on a hazy June morning.
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