RailPictures.Net Photo: MRL4302 Montana Rail Link EMD SD70ACe at Austin, Montana by Jason Cary
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Montana Rail Link (more..)
EMD SD70ACe (more..)
Mullan Pass (more..)
Austin, Montana, USA (more..)
July, 2017
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MRL4302 (more..)
Jason Cary (more..)
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Remarks & Notes 
A quartet of MRL SD70ACE pushers shoulder into BNSF9242 West at Austin. No Mullan Pass experience is truly fulfilled until you witness a westbound "Heavy" assault the mountain. The steep compensated grade here is 2.2% and requires 8 big AC locomotives to get this heavily laden unit train up the Continental Divide.
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