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Date: 10/20/21 12:37
Power in the Palouse
Author: Goatboat

While driving home from Pullman, Washington on Sunday, I followed the Palouse River & Coulee City tracks west to Endicott and La Crosse.  These three Watco units parked along the line.

1. At Mockonema, I found WAMX 4046 parked at the McGregor facility.  I have been told that this siding is currently where revenue service ends.  This GP40 was built for New York Central in 1967.   

2. Further west, I found WAMX 5012 and WAMX 4043 parked at Winona.  The GP50 was built for Chicago & Northwestern in 1980, while the GP40 was also built for NYC in 1967.

3. This car may be my new foammobile.  While it won't get into a lot of places, I suspect it will be useful for chasing Z trains in the Columbia River Gorge.








Date: 10/20/21 20:41
Re: Power in the Palouse
Author: krm152

Like the power and the car.  Thanks for the nice postings.
ALLEN
 



Date: 10/21/21 08:29
Re: Power in the Palouse
Author: inyosub

Crips Photos, clear cool day. puts you there!



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