Derailment @ Brownville Jct. - 02-26-2010

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Derailment @ Brownville Jct. - 02-26-2010

Postby MEC407 » Fri Feb 26, 2010 10:09 pm

Looks like there was a derailment at Brownville Junction today. Three locomotives and unknown number of cars.

News article with video: http://www.wabi.tv/news/10324/train-der ... e-junction
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Re: Derailment @ Brownville Jct. - 02-26-2010

Postby ShortlinesUSA » Tue Mar 09, 2010 4:44 pm

Apparently, damage to the locomotives involved has led MMA to short term lease a pair of GP9s from Pan Am Railways. Does anyone have the numbers of the geeps?
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Re: Derailment @ Brownville Jct. - 02-26-2010

Postby MEC407 » Tue Mar 09, 2010 5:37 pm

51 and 71, according to this photo:

http://naphotos.nerail.org/s/?p=164204
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