RailPictures.Net Photo: CEFX 3147 CIT Equipment Finance Corp. (CEFX) EMD SD40M-2 at Franklin, New Jersey by Steve Zachowski
 
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CIT Equipment Finance Corp. (CEFX) (more..)
EMD SD40M-2 (more..)
NYS&W Southern Divison (more..)
Franklin, New Jersey, USA (more..)
May 22, 2012
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CEFX 3147 (more..)
NYSW WS-6 (more..)
Steve Zachowski (more..)
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"Rail Train on the Susquehanna"

After running on original Lehigh & Hudson River rails for years, in 2012 the NYS&W decided it was time for upgrades. The railroad took delivery of 3 continuous welded rail trains in the beginning of 2012 to begin the upgrades along the Southern Divison. These upgrades would allow trains to travel at speeds of 30-35 MPH in areas they were previously restricted to 20-25 MPH. In this scene, WS-6 is dragging one of these rail trains back to Sparta Junction where it will spend the night to allow the evening SU-100 through later that evening.
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