RailPictures.Net Photo: CR 8090 Conrail EMD GP38-2 at Bowie, Maryland by Doug Lilly
 
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» EMD GP38-2 (more..)
» Unknown
» Bowie, Maryland, USA (more..)
» April 29, 1988
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» CR 8090 (more..)
» Unknown
» Doug Lilly (more..)
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Sometimes a GP38-2 Isn’t Enough

While I don’t recall the exact problem, the crew of a Conrail local switching a readi-mix concrete plant in Bowie, Maryland encountered an issue with a Reading covered hopper, possibly a knuckle that wouldn’t open. To help correct the situation, the crew enlisted the aid of the concrete plant’s front-end loader, shown here positioning itself against the balky car.
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