SP 8255 – EMD SD40T-2, Manned Helper Consist Descending 1.7% Grade at Snow Shed, Tunnel 5, 1984


Southern Pacific’s SP 8255 (EMD SD40T-2) leads a manned helper consist down a 1.7% grade on the Cascade Subdivision. It disappears into the snow shed of tunnel 5. Video thanks to Gregory L. Baker.

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