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Maine Northern 9801

NBSR 9801 has been relettered and renumbered to MNR 9801, for the new Maine Northern Railway.The what? The Maine Northern Railway Company is the new name for the northern Maine lines to be operated by NBSR.MNR 9801, NBSR 2317 and NBSR 2319 are now in Maine and will be operating on the line. The official opening date is June 15 (tomorrow). This is not the "permanent" power as it will be rotated back to Saint John as needed for servicing, so northern Maine should see a variety of green and yellow engines.
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NS and Abellio Regio to operate Gouda – Alphen-aan-den-Rijn railway line in Holland

Transportation / Railway & Trains : Railway Technology (4 hours ago)

Passenger railway operator Netherlands Railways (NS) and German subsidiary Abellio Regio NRW will operate regional passenger services on the electrified line running between Gouda and Alphen-aan-den-Rijn in the province of South Hol... Read Post

NBSR 2317

Transportation / Railway & Trains : Confessions of a Train Geek (4 years ago)

It has been reported that NB Southern Railway engine 2317 has been sent to Canadian Allied Diesel (CAD) in Lachine, Quebec for repairs. Dave Dineen shot a westbound NBSR freight on December 28 with NBSR 2317 as the last engine in th... Read Post

Two Fans, Same Train

Transportation / Railway & Trains : Confessions of a Train Geek (5 years ago)

Saintjohnrailfan and NBSRFan both shot the same train at the same location. It was an NB Southern Railway westbound freight train at the Ketepec Road near Saint John on May 4. NBSR 9801, 2317 and 9802 led 49 cars. Have a look at the... Read Post

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