RailPictures.Net Photo: VIA 150 VIA Rail UA Turbo at Lachine, Quebec, Canada by Steve Barry / www.railroadphotographer.com
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VIA Rail (more..)
UA Turbo (more..)
Lachine, Quebec, Canada (more..)
October, 1982
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VIA 150 (more..)
Steve Barry / www.railroadphotographer.com (more..)
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The future of railroading -- three decades ago. A United Aircraft turbo train speeds westward from Montreal. Alas, turbo power never caught on in North America.
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