RailPictures.Net Photo: 4603 BC Rail GE C40-8M (Dash 8-40CM) at Enterprise, British Columbia, Canada by M. S. Repp
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» BC Rail (more..)
» GE C40-8M (Dash 8-40CM) (more..)
» Not the Starship Enterprise (more..)
» Enterprise, British Columbia, Canada (more..)
» May 12, 1990
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» 4603 (more..)
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» M. S. Repp (more..)
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On what is likely their first revenue trip southward, BC Rail 4603 and sister unit are in charge of a southward freight headed toward North Vancouver, BC. Cut in about halfway back in the train is another brand new C40-8M. These 18 GE C40-8M's allowed for a 4 to 3 unit reduction on its through freights from Prince George to North Vancouver with typical train sizes building the train in 2 X 1 configuration. This new power effectively allowed the railway to retire its remaining 6 axle MLW locomotive fleet from mainline service.
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