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  1. D&RGW sd40T-2

    D&RGW sd40T-2

    my Athearn D&RGW sd40T-2
  2. Headin' Down the Hill

    Headin' Down the Hill

    Southern Pacific SD40T-2 #8251 leads a train downhill near between Timber and Shaniko on the Mount Hood Model Engineers HO Scale layout.
  3. Comin' Around The Mountain

    Comin' Around The Mountain

    SP SD40T-2 #8251 leads a freight out of Timber on the Mount Hood Model Engineers HO Scale layout.
  4. Old and new DRGW motors

    Old and new DRGW motors

    October 1984, new DRGW SD50s rest in the yard next to more experienced SD40T-2s. The sun has just dipped behind the front range but the lights in the yard have come on to save the shot. The SP caboose on the left and UP boxcar on the right foreshadow the Grande's future. Taken on Joe...
  5. A rare treat!

    A rare treat!

    With bi-level commuter cars in tow, The NorthWesterns' rarest power make an appearance on a shippers special. Here SD40T-2 #8960 leads the 45B unit on a westbound journey.
  6. Under new ownership....

    Under new ownership....

    New owner Madison Central of Wisconsin is under control of the Ex-CNW Madison Division. Five brothers from Baraboo Wisconsin have purchased the line and a large assortment of equipment. Here a MadCow SD50 and SD40T-2 arrive at Ablemann with an empty rock train for loading.

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