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Padraic McCarthy's Collection
 
11/21/2018
 
 
 
 
 
By:Padraic McCarthy
Dates:1/1/1997 - 1/1/2200
Album Info:Photos taken along the CLP line from Rutland, VT to Whitehall, NY
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X-308
Title:  X-308
Description:  VTR engine 308 awaits permission to open up the crossover at the north end of Whitehall yard and put its train together, a high and wide load moving east over the CLP and GMRC to the NECR for final delivery at Bethel, VT The transformer and car weigh 389 tonnes combined.
Photo Date:  4/26/2007  Upload Date: 6/4/2007 10:58:45 PM
Location:  Whitehall, NY
Author:  Padraic McCarthy
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Locomotives:  VTR 308(GP40-2)
Views:  1344   Comments: 4
High and Wide movement
Title:  High and Wide movement
Description:  VTR 308 waits in Whitehall, NY for permission to crossover the CPRS main ( on the right side of photo) and head onto home rails for the journey over the Green Mountains and interchange with the NECR in Bellows Falls.
Photo Date:  4/26/2007  Upload Date: 6/4/2007 11:04:07 PM
Location:  Whitehall, NY
Author:  Padraic McCarthy
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Locomotives:  VTR 308(GP40-2)
Views:  655   Comments: 0
X-308
Title:  X-308
Description:  The 308 is now on VRS rails, heading east. The train is at Mi. A80.5, approaching Peters Crossing.
Photo Date:  4/26/2007  Upload Date: 6/4/2007 11:03:19 PM
Location:  Whitehall, NY
Author:  Padraic McCarthy
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Locomotives:  VTR 308(GP40-2)
Views:  810   Comments: 0
New Power for the VRS
Title:  New Power for the VRS
Description:  Two new to the VRS units await pick-up by the CLP 263 crew in Whitehall Yard
Photo Date:  3/20/2012  Upload Date: 4/22/2012 11:49:34 PM
Location:  Whitehall, NY
Author:  Padraic McCarthy
Categories:  Roster,Night,Yard
Locomotives:  CEFX 125(SD9043MAC) CEFX 130(SD9043MAC)
Views:  264   Comments: 0
VRS Rail Extra
Title:  VRS Rail Extra
Description:  The welded rail extra pulls west into position to begin laying rail
Photo Date:  8/14/2012  Upload Date: 8/15/2012 11:26:01 PM
Location:  Whitehall, NY
Author:  Padraic McCarthy
Categories:  Track,Action
Locomotives:  VTR 201(GP38-2) VTR 311(GP40-2LW)
Views:  658   Comments: 2
VRS Rail Extra
Title:  VRS Rail Extra
Description:  The laying of the rail has commenced, now almost done on the fourth tier and onto the fifth and final tier of rail.
Photo Date:  8/14/2012  Upload Date: 8/15/2012 11:28:28 PM
Location:  Whitehall, NY
Author:  Padraic McCarthy
Categories:  RollingStock,Track,Action
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Views:  138   Comments: 0
VRS Rail Extra
Title:  VRS Rail Extra
Description:  Looking towards the rear of the spreader car, the operator watches the out-going rail and manipulates the threaders to ensure proper placement before installation in track. Following behind in the distance is a high-rail and Pettibone unbolting the sections of rail and making a final check that the rail will be clear for train movement until installed.
Photo Date:  8/14/2012  Upload Date: 8/15/2012 11:30:40 PM
Location:  Whitehall, NY
Author:  Padraic McCarthy
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Locomotives: 
Views:  155   Comments: 0


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