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Old 07-24-2018, 06:48 PM   #5
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Thanks for the info. I know there is always more behind the scenes than those not directly involve will ever know about but when reading the article on VMT's website and all the money 611 has generated, one would think that the brass at NS would get on board in some fashion other than just allowing excursions on their rails. You would think they would also want to not forget their roots while benefiting from the added exposure and bringing the next generation a wee bit closer to the life of railroads and ensuring future growth and employees.
NS went well above and beyond from 2011 until 2017 directly and indirectly supporting 4 different steam locomotives that ran on the mainline. I chased and rode in places I never imagined possible, and enjoyed every second of it.

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