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CHESSIEMIKE
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SD40-2s in 2017
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« on: Jan 9th, 2017, 8:43pm »
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Well, they are still out there. Some are more modified then others, but they still pull good and sound great. NS #3524 is crossing the Dan River southbound at Danville, VA on 1/6/17 at 1158Hrs. Speculation is the original Southern signals won't last long. The proof hides in the background.
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It took me a while to bag an SD40-2 this year, but I finally caught one leading a hefty local freight. Number 3511 leads NS H42 west through the countryside:
 

 
This photo was taken  by me Saturday 2/18/2017 at Molasses Hill Road in Linden, NY.


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CSXT #8853 built 7/1979 as Conrail #6494, pictured leading CSX freight Q316-21 at Keyser, WV - 25 February 2017

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CSX SD40-3 trailing on a mixed freight:
 

 
This photo was taken by me Saturday 3/4/2017 at the State Route 250 crossing in Fairport, NY. The train was headed east on Track 1 of the ROchester Sub.  


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