RailPictures.Net Photo: CP 8844 Canadian Pacific Railway GE ES44AC at Austin, Montana by Rick Erben
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» Canadian Pacific Railway (more..)
» GE ES44AC (more..)
» MRL 3rd Subdivision 
» Austin, Montana, USA (more..)
» September 12, 2014
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» CP 8844 (more..)
» Unknown
» Rick Erben (more..)
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After meeting an eastbound at Austin, CP 8844 West begins the assault upon Mullan Pass in earnest. Power appears sparse for a loaded grain train on 2.2% grade, however, there are four MRL SD-70ACes cut-in mid-train and a Dash 9 on the rear - just about the minimum necessary to do the trick. The volume of traffic on this route seems quite healthy.
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  ApertureFNumber  f/4.0
  Make  Canon
  ExposureTime  1/500
  ISOSpeedRatings  100
  Flash  16
  FocalLength  70/1

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