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Foreign power on a branch line. UP 5501 is making the 30 mile trip to Pecten, Alberta with liquid gas tank cars in tow. This was my first time following a train down this line. After a rather dull day railfanning on the Crowsnest Sub, I heard the RTC give clearance for this train to Pecten. I arrived at Brocket just as it was leaving the mainline. This was much more exciting than waiting hours with nothing in Crownest Pass.
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Caption: Foreign power on a branch line. UP 5501 is making the 30 mile trip to Pecten, Alberta with liquid gas tank cars in tow. This was my first time following a train down this line. After a rather dull day railfanning on the Crowsnest Sub, I heard the RTC give clearance for this train to Pecten. I arrived at Brocket just as it was leaving the mainline. This was much more exciting than waiting hours with nothing in Crownest Pass.

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Cam Leonard [56] (more) (contact)
Date: 06/06/2015 (search)
Railway: Union Pacific (search)
Reporting Marks: UP 5501 (search)
Train Symbol: Not Provided
Subdivision/SNS: CP Pecten Sub (search)
City/Town: Brocket (search)
Province: Alberta (search)
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