RailPictures.Net Photo: WC 315 Canadian National Railway Jordan Spreader at West of Manson, Iowa by Craig Williams
 
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Canadian National Railway (more..)
Jordan Spreader (more..)
CN Cherokee Sub (more..)
West of Manson, Iowa, USA (more..)
February 25, 2010
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WC 315 (more..)
CN W97091-25 (more..)
Craig Williams (more..)
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Back in 2010, the CN was hit hard with snow in western Iowa. Here a crew works west on the Cherokee Sub with a Jordan Spreader trying to push the snow drifts back away from the mainline. While it looks fairly flat in this farm country, a small rise in the land, and snow will drift in it. Sometimes a couple passes are made if the drift is too deep, as seen here as the crew makes a 2nd pass thru this drift between Manson and Pomeroy.
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