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Date: 01/09/17 00:36
You Don't See This Too Often
Author: cp1400

Via #1 The Canadian was running a little over 7 hours late on Jan 7. On the outskirts of Vancouver she overtook a stopped CP grain train waiting for its turn at one of the North Shore terminals.

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Date: 01/09/17 17:40
Re: You Don't See This Too Often
Author: greshe3

Great shot . Seen UP 5532 leading at three valley gap when it went west . Greg



Edited 1 time(s). Last edit at 01/09/17 17:42 by greshe3.



Date: 01/10/17 11:28
Re: You Don't See This Too Often
Author: Mark3583

Since when has CPR been using UP power in Canada?



Date: 01/10/17 12:43
Re: You Don't See This Too Often
Author: march_hare

Happens all the time on oil trains in the east.



Date: 01/10/17 13:47
Re: You Don't See This Too Often
Author: Mberry

march_hare Wrote:
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> Happens all the time on oil trains in the east.

I would imagine he's referring to VIA Rail side by side with a UP unit, not very common anywhere. I managed to see that last winter:

http://www.trainorders.com/discussion/read.php?15,3965724,3965724#msg-3965724

Michael



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