Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Freight Returns To The Adirondacks


The Saratoga & North Creek Railroad is ready to announce that the line between North Creek and Barton Mines is ready to open.  A ceremony is planned for August 8th with SNC 52 pulling VIPs and Media up the line with UHRR open car 107 and SNC Caboose 101, now with fresh red paint.  The ultimate goal of course is running to Tahawus Mines...

Here are some shots of the test run made on Monday, August 6th with former ALCO Demonstrator Number 5.  All photos courtesy of Bradley Peterson Jr.

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SNC 101 getting her new paint on July 26th. (PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)

The 101's interior.  (PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)


Fresh, painted trucks  (PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)


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What a beauty!!!  The new 101 posing at North Creek on July 31st.  New lettering to come!

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(PHOTO: Bradley Peterson Jr.)

What a great shot from North Creek!!!!