Oh those vans  Contributor's Pick!       
Conrail by the late 80s had become an intermodal powerhouse, and it was reaching a point where if you spent a day trackside on the ex NYC or PRR, the number of van trains about equalled the merchandise trains. TOFC was still pretty common in those days, and this train was typical.
Date: 8/13/1988 Location: Silver Creek, NY   Map Show Silver Creek on a rail map Views: 148 Collection Of:   Tom Beckett
Locomotives: CR 3264(GP40) CR 3383(GP40-2) CR 5006(B36-7)    Author:  Tom Beckett
Oh those vans
Picture Categories: Action This picture is part of album:  Conrail on the ex New York Central and New Haven
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Name Type Comments Date
Mike Maskel General NICE SHOT 8/31/2015 3:06:57 PM
Olaf Junges General Very nice photo! 9/1/2015 1:30:57 AM

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