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North portal of a short tunnel at mile 125.6 on the BC Rail Squamish sub as we exit north bound. There was a 15 mph speed restriction here account track curvature and severe terrain. Immediately after exiting the tunnel we were onto a "dry slide" and track with a 10 mph permanent slow order "until track seen to be clear", perched on a rock ledge on the shore of Anderson Lake. Beautiful scenery but treacherous terrain for a railroad.
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Caption: North portal of a short tunnel at mile 125.6 on the BC Rail Squamish sub as we exit north bound. There was a 15 mph speed restriction here account track curvature and severe terrain. Immediately after exiting the tunnel we were onto a "dry slide" and track with a 10 mph permanent slow order "until track seen to be clear", perched on a rock ledge on the shore of Anderson Lake. Beautiful scenery but treacherous terrain for a railroad.

Photographer:
Doug Lawson [118] (more) (contact)
Date: 06/10/2008 (search)
Railway: Rocky Mountaineer Railtours (search)
Reporting Marks: RMR 8013 (search)
Train Symbol: 615 Fraser Discovery (search)
Subdivision/SNS: BC Rail Squamish sub (search)
City/Town: mile 125.6, near Darcy (search)
Province: British Columbia (search)
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