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South Portland, Maine.

Roundhouse at Rigby. Paint on the B unit recalls a time, early in dieselization, when A-B sets were used interchangeably with steam locomotives on certain routes.

Photographed by Ken Patton, October, 1966.
Added to the photo archive by Ken Patton, December 25, 2019.
Railroad: Maine Central.

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What an awesome Xmas 💝 gift

Posted by Stephen Demboske on 2019-12-25 16:18:18

I like the guy poking his head out of the engineer's window above the white flag (I saw a lot of MEC F unit photos at and almost all showed these units flying white flags on freights B-12 and RY-2) Also never realized MEC F units had tiger stripes painted on their pilots. Excellent!

Posted by John Barlow on 2019-12-26 07:53:51

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