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Are you a fan of MLW’s and Alco’s?
If you love the look, sound, and smell of these animals as I do, check out this short video submitted by my buddy Walter showing Delaware-Lackawanna doings on April 27, 2013. After engine start, the crew adds a unit for the trip to Taylor Yard via the north leg of the wye at Linden St. to drop off grain empties and pick up loads. They then return via the south leg of the wye at Bridge 60 followed by an impressive eastbound launch at U of Scranton. The grain is dropped at Nay Aug and the remaining 2 car PT train was caught at Elmhurst. Lots of Alco thrash to impress your friends! (Walter Pfefferle)
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