RailPictures.Net Photo: MEC 345 Pan Am Railways EMD GP40-2 at Falls Village, Connecticut by Dave Jacobs
 
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Falls Village Hydro-Electric Plant (more..)
Falls Village, Connecticut, USA (more..)
September 07, 2018
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To my surprise after climbing up to get an angle on this shot, the canal that services the Falls Village Hydro-Electric plant on the Housatonic river is drained. Once every five-or-so years, First Light drains the canal to inspect for cracks and repair the under water gates. Here we see the empty canal on an overcast day with leased MEC GP40-2 345 leading Housatonic GP35 3604 and a short NX12 back to Canaan, CT from New Milford, CT
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