RailPictures.Net Photo: MILW 200 Milwaukee Road EMD SD40-2 at Duluth, Minnesota by Bill Edgar
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Milwaukee Road (more..)
EMD SD40-2 (more..)
DWP Yard. (more..)
Duluth, Minnesota, USA (more..)
October, 1982
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MILW 200 (more..)
Bill Edgar (more..)
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MILW SD40-2 no. 200 is parked at the Duluth, Winnipeg & Pacific yard on Duluth's west end on a rainy October afternoon in 1982. The unit is in run through service with CN and CN subsidiary is trying to purchase MILW. Working for C&NW at the time, we fought hard to prevent this and succeeded only to lose the MILW to Soo Line, a blessing in disguise for C&NW. It took until 1985, but after that everything was focused on a marriage with UP, which took another decade. Meantime, DWP departed this facility by 1985, building a new yard along the Missabe south of Superior, WI. CN fully absorbed GTW/DWP and took over Missabe and Wis. Central to extend its mainline into Chicago from western Canada.
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