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  by Tadman
 
Rock Island 652 and 630, long-time commuter power on the Joliet run, are now on the move from Kansas City to northern Iowa where they have a new home waiting. This is good news, as they sat outside for a decade. That's not idea for one of the last E6 and a nicely-painted E8.

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