RailPictures.Net Photo: ACR 159 Algoma Central Railway EMD GP7 at Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada by Chuck Schwesinger
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Algoma Central Railway (more..)
EMD GP7 (more..)
Steelton Shops (more..)
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada (more..)
August 22, 1982
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ACR 159 (more..)
Chuck Schwesinger (more..)
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ACR 159 rests in the dead line at Steelton after an encounter with a large truck in Sault Ste Marie almost 2 years earlier. The economic downturn of the early eighties was not kind to the ACR's traffic mix of mainly forest products, steel and sintered ore and many sevicable units ended up spending time stored at Steelton. This elderly geep was never repaired by ACR.
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