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Ode to the Olympics

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#1 milepost56



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Posted 01 June 2009 - 04:30 PM

This set of SD70's has been running all around the UP in northern Illinois. I caught them at Rochelle a month back and then again this past Saturday at West Chicago yard. I couldn't pass up the opportunity while the set waiting for the track inspector to change tracks. The units are sitting just west of the EJ&E (CN) main called JB tower.

Here they are a month ago at Rochelle
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Holding at JB Tower in West Chicago
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Moving east to proviso yard after the maintainer cleared
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Posted 14 June 2009 - 07:45 AM

That is some nice power!

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Posted 01 July 2009 - 05:15 PM


thanks guys


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Posted 01 July 2009 - 05:19 PM

I still can't believe we caught that train with cars on it in Rochelle that day...Very abnormal.