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By:Adam T
Dates:4/16/2006 - 12/30/2008
Album Info:This album features photos from Pan Am's Connecticut operations. Based out of Plainville, Connecticut, train PL-1 works a variety of customers on a number of branches. The train runs from Plainville to East Deerfield, MA. once a week, most often on Saturdays, and returns south on Tuesday or Wednesday of the next week.
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MEC 350 and MEC 352
Title:  MEC 350 and MEC 352
Description:  MEC 350 and MEC 352, the power for train PL-1 today, switch J.W. Green on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  6/21/2008  Upload Date: 7/24/2008 11:00:25 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 350(GP40) MEC 352(GP40)
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MEC 350 and MEC 352
Title:  MEC 350 and MEC 352
Description:  MEC 350 and MEC 352, the power for train PL-1 today, pass a puddle near J.W. Green, as the train switches the customer.
Photo Date:  6/21/2008  Upload Date: 7/23/2008 9:08:32 PM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 350(GP40) MEC 352(GP40)
Views:  275   Comments: 3
MEC 352 and MEC 350
Title:  MEC 352 and MEC 350
Description:  MEC 352 and MEC 350 sit in the Plainville Yard while a National Eastern Steel travel crane looks on. You can see the steel company's former building to the left of MEC 352, as the company has shut down.
Photo Date:  6/21/2008  Upload Date: 7/24/2008 11:03:04 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 352(GP40) MEC 350(GP40)
Views:  208   Comments: 1
MEC 352
Title:  MEC 352
Description:  MEC 352 and MEC 350, the power for train PL-1 today, put their train together before going to East Deerfield, MA. Those tank cars are from AmeriGas on the Canal Line, and those gondolas just on the other side of the overpass are from J.W. Green, also on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  6/21/2008  Upload Date: 7/24/2008 11:10:58 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 352(GP40)
Views:  211   Comments: 2
Pan Am High-Rail Vehicle
Title:  Pan Am High-Rail Vehicle
Description:  A Pan Am high-rail vehicle backs through the Waterbury Yard, which is right in front of the Waterbury Station.
Photo Date:  7/3/2008  Upload Date: 9/6/2008 10:54:38 AM
Location:  Waterbury, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  164   Comments: 0
MEC 353
Title:  MEC 353
Description:  MEC 353, the power for train PL-1, peeks out from behind some trees while switching Albert Bros. Scrap.
Photo Date:  7/18/2008  Upload Date: 12/24/2008 4:21:23 PM
Location:  Waterbury, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 353(GP40)
Views:  116   Comments: 0
MEC 353
Title:  MEC 353
Description:  MEC 353, the power for train PL-1, switches Albert Bros. Scrap.
Photo Date:  7/18/2008  Upload Date: 12/24/2008 4:15:39 PM
Location:  Waterbury, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 353(GP40)
Views:  188   Comments: 0
MEC 353
Title:  MEC 353
Description:  MEC 353, the power for train PL-1, runs around it's train after switching Albert Bros. Scrap, with busy Interstate 84 in the background.
Photo Date:  7/18/2008  Upload Date: 12/24/2008 4:26:14 PM
Location:  Waterbury, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 353(GP40)
Views:  115   Comments: 0
MEC 353
Title:  MEC 353
Description:  The Waterbury Clocktower looks on as MEC 353, the power on train PL-1, runs around 4 cars just picked up from Albert Bros. Scrap.
Photo Date:  7/18/2008  Upload Date: 12/24/2008 4:36:05 PM
Location:  Waterbury, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 353(GP40)
Views:  215   Comments: 0
MEC 353
Title:  MEC 353
Description:  MEC 353 tugs on 4 loads from Albert Bros. Scrap. The unit has just run around the cars and the train will now go back to the Plainville Yard.
Photo Date:  7/18/2008  Upload Date: 12/24/2008 4:40:19 PM
Location:  Waterbury, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 353(GP40)
Views:  175   Comments: 0
MEC 351
Title:  MEC 351
Description:  MEC 351 leads train PL-1 over Route 72 in the Pequabuck section of Bristol. The train is going to the Firestone plant in Terryville.
Photo Date:  8/21/2008  Upload Date: 9/6/2008 11:05:14 AM
Location:  Bristol, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 351(GP40)
Views:  221   Comments: 1
MEC 351
Title:  MEC 351
Description:  MEC 351 leads train PL-1 across Mathews Road (I think) near the Bristol/Terryville town line. The train is going to the Firestone plant in Terryville.
Photo Date:  8/21/2008  Upload Date: 9/6/2008 11:11:00 AM
Location:  Bristol, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 351(GP40)
Views:  180   Comments: 0
MEC 351
Title:  MEC 351
Description:  MEC 351 sits in Plainville on a foggy morning. It will be used on train PL-1 today.
Photo Date:  8/23/2008  Upload Date: 8/28/2008 11:19:46 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 351(GP40)
Views:  136   Comments: 0
MEC 351
Title:  MEC 351
Description:  MEC 351 does some switching in the Plainville Yard on train PL-1. The train will gather up some cars before heading to East Deerfield, MA.
Photo Date:  8/23/2008  Upload Date: 11/8/2008 8:52:02 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 351(GP40)
Views:  237   Comments: 0
MEC 351
Title:  MEC 351
Description:  MEC 351, the power for train PL-1 today, does some switching in the Plainville Yard. Those first few gondolas are bound for Perma Treat in New Britain.
Photo Date:  8/23/2008  Upload Date: 8/28/2008 11:22:21 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 351(GP40)
Views:  197   Comments: 0
BM 9098
Title:  BM 9098
Description:  Here's a look at the sidings where Perma Treat loads their cars. On the right is PL-1's train. The engine is under the bridge getting ready to couple to those gondolas in the middle. Perma Treat has a plant in Wallingford, CT., where ties are made, and the ties get trucked to this location. Perma Treat sometimes ships out mulch and small logs in uncovered hoppers.
Photo Date:  8/23/2008  Upload Date: 8/28/2008 11:10:47 AM
Location:  New Britain, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  RollingStock
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Views:  526   Comments: 1
MEC 351
Title:  MEC 351
Description:  MEC 351, the power for train PL-1 today, switches Perma Treat in New Britain.
Photo Date:  8/23/2008  Upload Date: 8/28/2008 11:17:06 AM
Location:  New Britain, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 351(GP40)
Views:  170   Comments: 0
MEC 353
Title:  MEC 353
Description:  MEC 353 passes some fall colors while leading train PL-1 into Berlin. The train will wait for Amtrak train 460 to go north before proceeding north on the Springfield Line.
Photo Date:  10/11/2008  Upload Date: 10/12/2008 1:58:39 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 353(GP40)
Views:  202   Comments: 0
MEC 353's Bell
Title:  MEC 353's Bell
Description:  MEC 353, with an odd colored bell, leads train PL-1 into Berlin. The train will wait for Amtrak train 460 to pass before proceeding north on the Springfield Line. This bell is one of many that has recently been painted in odd colors on Pan Am's roster.
Photo Date:  10/11/2008  Upload Date: 10/12/2008 1:32:50 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 353(GP40)
Views:  384   Comments: 1
MEC 352
Title:  MEC 352
Description:  MEC 352 leads train PL-1 into Berlin. The train is on its way to the Plainville Yard from the East Deerfield, MA. Yard.
Photo Date:  12/30/2008  Upload Date: 1/2/2009 2:08:41 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Locomotives:  MEC 352(GP40)
Views:  321   Comments: 2
Train PL-1
Title:  Train PL-1
Description:  Train PL-1, with MEC 353 and MEC 352 for power, do some swtching in the Plainville Yard. The train is getting ready to make the trek north to East Deerfield, MA.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 11/24/2010 2:32:24 PM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  Yard
Locomotives:  MEC 353(GP40)
Views:  100   Comments: 0
DREX 100020
Title:  DREX 100020
Description:  DREX 100020 passes through Berlin on train PL-1. The car is moving for the first time in months after an extended sit in the Plainville Yard.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 11/24/2010 3:20:28 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  RollingStock
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Views:  76   Comments: 0
EAMX 426
Title:  EAMX 426
Description:  EAMX 426 passes through Berlin on train PL-1. It will be dropped of at Sillivan Scrap in Holyoke, MA. on the Connecticut River Line.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 11/24/2010 3:28:40 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  RollingStock
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Views:  140   Comments: 0
EAMX 419
Title:  EAMX 419
Description:  EAMX 419 passes through Berlin on train PL-1. It will be dropped of at Sillivan Scrap in Holyoke, MA. on the Connecticut River Line.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 11/24/2010 3:32:18 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  76   Comments: 0
EAMX 448
Title:  EAMX 448
Description:  EAMX 448 passes through Berlin on train PL-1. It will be dropped of at Sillivan Scrap in Holyoke, MA. on the Connecticut River Line.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 11/24/2010 3:35:51 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  111   Comments: 0
SP 247527
Title:  SP 247527
Description:  SP 247527 passes through Berlin on train PL-1. It is an empty from Forestville Lumber on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 11/24/2010 3:40:24 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  84   Comments: 0
CHTT 273033
Title:  CHTT 273033
Description:  CHTT 273033 passes through Berlin on train PL-1. It is an empty from Forestville Lumber on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 11/24/2010 3:44:46 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  85   Comments: 0
PLMX 26324
Title:  PLMX 26324
Description:  PLMX 26324 passes through Berlin on northbound train PL-1. It is an empty from Hercules Chemical in Chicopee, MA. on the Connecticut River Line.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 11/28/2010 4:13:49 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  71   Comments: 0
DOWX 4491
Title:  DOWX 4491
Description:  DOWX 4491 passes through Berlin on northbound train PL-1. It is an empty from Hercules Chemical in Chicopee, MA. on the Connecticut River Line.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 12/19/2010 6:15:19 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  98   Comments: 0
PROX 29783
Title:  PROX 29783
Description:  PROX 29783 passes through Berlin on northbound train PL-1. It is an empty from AmeriGas on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 12/19/2010 6:16:44 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  53   Comments: 0
UTLX 5151
Title:  UTLX 5151
Description:  UTLX 5151 passes through Berlin on northbound train PL-1. It is an empty from AmeriGas on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 12/19/2010 6:18:14 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  65   Comments: 0
UTLX 99859
Title:  UTLX 99859
Description:  UTLX 99859 passes through Berlin on northbound train PL-1. It is an empty from AmeriGas on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 12/19/2010 6:19:20 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  47   Comments: 0
PROX 29777
Title:  PROX 29777
Description:  PROX 29777 passes through Berlin on northbound train PL-1. It is an empty from AmeriGas on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 12/19/2010 6:20:40 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  90   Comments: 0
UTLX 952154
Title:  UTLX 952154
Description:  UTLX 952154 passes through Berlin on northbound train PL-1. It is an empty from AmeriGas on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  1/10/2009  Upload Date: 12/19/2010 6:28:18 PM
Location:  Berlin, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  55   Comments: 0
PROX 98562
Title:  PROX 98562
Description:  PROX 98562 is shoved towards the Plainville Yard on train PL-1 after being picked up from AmeriGas on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  2/7/2009  Upload Date: 1/1/2011 4:00:11 PM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  RollingStock,Winter
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Views:  99   Comments: 0
PLMX 135581
Title:  PLMX 135581
Description:  PLMX 135581 is shoved towards the Plainville Yard on train PL-1 after being picked up from AmeriGas on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  2/7/2009  Upload Date: 1/1/2011 4:01:15 PM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  RollingStock,Winter
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Views:  61   Comments: 0
UTLX 952557
Title:  UTLX 952557
Description:  UTLX 952557 is shoved towards the Plainville Yard on train PL-1 after being picked up from AmeriGas on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  2/7/2009  Upload Date: 1/1/2011 4:07:22 PM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  RollingStock,Winter
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Views:  55   Comments: 0
UTLX 952593
Title:  UTLX 952593
Description:  UTLX 952593 is shoved towards the Plainville Yard on train PL-1 after being picked up from AmeriGas on the Canal Line.
Photo Date:  2/7/2009  Upload Date: 1/1/2011 4:10:49 PM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  RollingStock,Winter
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Views:  73   Comments: 0
Train PL-1
Title:  Train PL-1
Description:  Train PL-1, with MEC 351 for power, does some switching in the Plainville Yard on a cold winter morning.
Photo Date:  2/7/2009  Upload Date: 1/1/2011 4:12:31 PM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  Winter
Locomotives:  MEC 351(GP40)
Views:  130   Comments: 0
UTLX 671933
Title:  UTLX 671933
Description:  UTLX 671933, an empty from Firestone on the Terryville Loop Track, gets ready to depart the Plainville Yard for East Deerfield, MA. on train PL-1.
Photo Date:  2/14/2009  Upload Date: 1/23/2011 10:50:26 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  RollingStock
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Views:  54   Comments: 0
UTLX 664139
Title:  UTLX 664139
Description:  UTLX 664139, an empty from Firestone on the Terryville Loop Track, gets ready to depart the Plainville Yard for East Deerfield, MA. on train PL-1.
Photo Date:  2/14/2009  Upload Date: 1/23/2011 10:51:15 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  RollingStock
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Views:  50   Comments: 0
UTLX 649337
Title:  UTLX 649337
Description:  UTLX 649337, an empty from Firestone on the Terryville Loop Track, gets ready to depart the Plainville Yard for East Deerfield, MA. on train PL-1.
Photo Date:  2/14/2009  Upload Date: 1/23/2011 10:51:59 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  RollingStock
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Views:  49   Comments: 0
CSX 498748
Title:  CSX 498748
Description:  CSX 498748, an empty from Clark Western Steel on the Terryville Loop Track, gets ready to depart the Plainville Yard for East Deerfield, MA. on train PL-1.
Photo Date:  2/14/2009  Upload Date: 1/23/2011 10:53:12 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  64   Comments: 0
CSX 498104
Title:  CSX 498104
Description:  CSX 498104, an empty from Clark Western Steel on the Terryville Loop Track, gets ready to depart the Plainville Yard for East Deerfield, MA. on train PL-1.
Photo Date:  2/14/2009  Upload Date: 1/23/2011 10:53:54 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  48   Comments: 0
EAMX 452
Title:  EAMX 452
Description:  EAMX 452, an empty for Sullivan Scrap on the Connecticut River Line, departs the Plainville Yard northbound on train PL-1.
Photo Date:  2/14/2009  Upload Date: 1/23/2011 10:55:15 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  RollingStock
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Views:  105   Comments: 0
EAMX 435
Title:  EAMX 435
Description:  EAMX 435, an empty for Sullivan Scrap on the Connecticut River Line, departs the Plainville Yard northbound on train PL-1.
Photo Date:  2/14/2009  Upload Date: 1/23/2011 10:55:55 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
Categories:  RollingStock
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Views:  76   Comments: 0
SP 247251
Title:  SP 247251
Description:  SP 247251, an empty from Forestville Lumber on the Canal Line, departs the Plainville Yard for East Deerfield, MA. on train PL-1.
Photo Date:  2/14/2009  Upload Date: 1/23/2011 10:56:58 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  78   Comments: 0
GTW 623682
Title:  GTW 623682
Description:  GTW 623682, an empty from Forestville Lumber on the Canal Line, departs the Plainville Yard for East Deerfield, MA. on train PL-1.
Photo Date:  2/14/2009  Upload Date: 1/23/2011 10:59:08 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  57   Comments: 0
CNA 404570
Title:  CNA 404570
Description:  CNA 404570, an empty from the Waterbury Republican, departs the Plainville Yard for East Deerfield, MA. on train PL-1.
Photo Date:  2/14/2009  Upload Date: 1/23/2011 11:00:22 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  67   Comments: 0
UTLX 125587
Title:  UTLX 125587
Description:  UTLX 125587, an empty from Hubbard Hall Chemical on Metro-Norths Waterbury Branch, departs the Plainville Yard for East Deerfield, MA. on train PL-1.
Photo Date:  2/14/2009  Upload Date: 1/23/2011 11:01:21 AM
Location:  Plainville, CT
Author:  Adam Twombly
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Views:  66   Comments: 0


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