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Guilford established a pair of trains, JET 1 and JET 2 to make some kind of effort to hasten freight velocity to New England. In an optimistic approach by the marketing types, these were called JET 1 westbound, and JET 2 eastbound. Here we see JET 1 coming through Bevier St with 102 cars. It will take the Buffalo Runner to QD, where a new crew will get on for the trip to Buffalo, avoiding the yard and its interinable terminal delay.
Date: 3/19/1988 Location: Binghamton, NY   Map Show Binghamton on a rail map Views: 406 Collection Of:   Tom Beckett
Locomotives: BM 368(GP39-2) MEC 693(SD39) BM 1729(GP9) ST 688(SD45) DH 389(GP39-2)    Author:  Tom Beckett
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Picture Categories: Yard,Action This picture is part of album:  Delaware & Hudson
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