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VIA Rail train #4 Super Continental accelerates from CN Washago and the Junction with the Bala Subdivision into the Newmarket Subdivision 75 m.p.h. zone, 


Operating a couple hours off the advertised 16:40 departure, next passenger stop: Orillia, after the Trent drawbridge and Junction with the CN Midland Subdivision


Just south of CN Washago, on the Newmarket Subdivision September 29, 1979 Kodachrome by S.Danko


       drawbridge ( image #6218 ! )
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VIA Rail train #4 Super Continental accelerates from CN Washago and the Junction with the Bala Subdivision into the Newmarket Subdivision 75 m.p.h. zone,

Operating a couple hours off the advertised 16:40 departure, next passenger stop: Orillia, after the Trent drawbridge and Junction with the CN Midland Subdivision

Just south of CN Washago, on the Newmarket Subdivision September 29, 1979 Kodachrome by S.Danko

drawbridge ( image #6218 ! )

Photographer:
sdfourty [514] (more) (contact)
Date: 09/29/1979 (search)
Railway: VIA Rail (search)
Reporting Marks: VIA Rail 6515 (search)
Train Symbol: VIA Rail #4 (search)
Subdivision/SNS: CN Newmarket Sub (search)
City/Town: Washago (search)
Province: Ontario (search)
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One Comment
  1. Fantastic picture. Yes it was a 75 mph zone (80 for Budd cars), but in reality, within a couple of miles, this guy would be doing over 90 mph before having to make a very heavy brake application for the 20 mph over the draw bridge at Atherley. So many memories, thanks for posting!

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