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Railfan Pictures of the Day - 09/10/2008

SEPTA Wayne Electric Shop Wayne Junction Philadelphia PA September 10 2008
SEPTA held a ceremony today at Wayne Electric Shop to officially unveil the mockup of the Silverliner V to invited guests and dignitaries.
A crowd gathered for speeches by SEPTA GM Joseph Casey and Chairman Pat Deon, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, State Representative Dwight Evans, the president of Hyundai-Rotem Yeo Sung Lee, and the South Korean consul Kim Kyung-keun.
Following the ribbon cutting by Hizzoner, the finished portion of the car was open for tours.
R5 Train 9555 with Silverliner IV 125 rolls by the new kid in town.
The next stop for Silverliner V 701 will be a public display at Suburban Station next month.

All pictures September 10 2008 Copyright © 2008 John P. Almeida

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