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ACFX 94816 Tank car
PCHR 110 S-13 (ENG)

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EXIF data (camera's timestamp may not be accurate):
Camera make and model:Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
Exposure length:1/400 ( 0.0025 )"
F-stop:63/10 ( 6.3 )
Focal length:35/1 ( 35 )
ISO speed:100
Timestamp:2006:05:29 12:35:05

Thorold, Ontario

(map) Thorold is between the QEW and Welland on the 406 on the Niagara Penninsula and hosts one of Canada's few remaining street running lines where Trillum Railway (PCHR) switches an industry.

May 29th, 2006

I took my first foray into the railroad jungle of the Niagara region on a hunt for Trillium. In hours of searching I caught an S-13 and two cars precisely once, missing them on their street running and never finding the other job in spite of hearing it in Port Colbourne.

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