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The Philadelphia Chapter of the

National Railway Historical Society

Established in 1936


Railfan Pictures of the Week - 08/07/2005

Amtrak Northeast Corridor Edgely PA August 4 2005

Part Three of the repairs on the NEC. Click here for Part One and Part Two.

Overhead shot of Amtrak GP38-2 721 at the head end of the wire train.

Gondola AMTK 13035 has been modified to handle the spools of wire for the wire train.
Workers atop wire car 15195 temporarily attached the new wire to the old wire.
Bringing up the rear is camp car AMTK 16311, a former New York Central car.

All pictures August 4 2005 Copyright © 2005 John P. Almeida

Photographs for personal use only. All rights reserved by original owner of image. Reproduction or redistribution in any form without express written permission is prohibited.

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