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Green Eye for CN transfer Extra 9547


   Following Via CN train #98  Northland – due into Union at 08:00 – a CN transfer with empty bi level auto racks for Oakville rolls through the Don Valley,


   powered by GMD 1976 built GP40-2L(W) #9647


   and three ubiquitous Geep9's: GMD 1956 built GP9 #4575, GMD 1957 built GP9 #4102, and sister #4523, 


   At mile 6 Bala Subdivision, 7:50 a.m. April 23, 1977 Kodachrome by S.Danko 
 

       head end  


   sdfourty
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Green Eye for CN transfer Extra 9547

Following Via CN train #98 Northland – due into Union at 08:00 – a CN transfer with empty bi level auto racks for Oakville rolls through the Don Valley,

powered by GMD 1976 built GP40-2L(W) #9647

and three ubiquitous Geep9's: GMD 1956 built GP9 #4575, GMD 1957 built GP9 #4102, and sister #4523,

At mile 6 Bala Subdivision, 7:50 a.m. April 23, 1977 Kodachrome by S.Danko

head end

sdfourty

Photographer:
sdfourty [579] (more) (contact)
Date: 04/23/1977 (search)
Railway: Canadian National (search)
Reporting Marks: CN 9547 (search)
Train Symbol: CN extra 9547 (search)
Subdivision/SNS: mile 6 Bala Sub (search)
City/Town: East York (search)
Province: Ontario (search)
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One Comment
  1. There’s something about those GP9s that I really look a liking to. Just basic and sleek.
    The 4523 in Aug 1978 got banged up pretty bad in a wreck caused by vandals tapering with a switch in Stoney Creek.

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