RailPictures.Net Photo: BM 1729 Boston & Maine EMD GP9 at Boston, Massachusetts by Tom Nelligan
 
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Boston & Maine (more..)
EMD GP9 (more..)
North Station (more..)
Boston, Massachusetts, USA (more..)
February 08, 1978
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BM 1729 (more..)
Unknown
Tom Nelligan (more..)
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Following a February 1978 blizzard that dumped over two feet of snow in the Boston area, the Boston & Maine assigned locomotives to pilot lightweight RDC consists to prevent derailments at ice-packed grade crossings. Here B&M 1729 was ready to depart North Station for the suburbs with a pair of Budds in tow.
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