RailPictures.Net Photo: CN 5223 Canadian National Railway EMD SD40 at Cisco, British Columbia, Canada by Bill Edgar
 
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Canadian National Railway (more..)
EMD SD40 (more..)
Cisco bridges, Fraser River. (more..)
Cisco, British Columbia, Canada (more..)
May, 1982
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CN 5223 (more..)
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A CN freight works its way west toward Pt. Mann's Thornton Yard at Cisco, BC in the Fraser River Canyon above Boston Bar. CN suffered a fire on their bridge, and when repaired it was primed in orange, but never repainted beyond that. CP's bridge is in the foreground, popping their main lout of a tunnel and under the CN. CN's water level grades permitted long trains handled by two non-dynamic brake SD40s, whereas CP used several units with mid-train power for their trains.
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