RailPictures.Net Photo: LMX 8534 Burlington Northern Railroad GE B40-8 (Dash 8-40B) at Barr Lake, Colorado by Steve Patterson
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Burlington Northern Railroad (more..)
GE B40-8 (Dash 8-40B) (more..)
Barr (more..)
Barr Lake, Colorado, USA (more..)
May 20, 1988
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LMX 8534 (more..)
Steve Patterson (more..)
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Two leased GE B40-8s with a fuel tank car between them rush a piggyback train west to Denver. Apparently this was a test to keep the train moving through fuel stops. Note the diminutive trucks under the B40-8s -- certainly not "a kid wearing gym shoes" appearance, and in this engineer's opinion, the B40-8s rode the roughest of any diesels, so badly several times I thought we were derailed.
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