Railroads of Montana
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Photography by Dale Jones







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Great Northern Railway Photographs
Below is a sampling from various locations of the
Great Northern Railway taken by Dale Jones

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             GN GP-35 now BN #2505 & GP35 & GP9 Eureka, MT 10/24/70                            Ex GN caboose now BN #10256 Illinois St. Hill near Hillyard, WA   

         3 GE U33Cs with Eastbound exiting Tunnel #11 Chain Lakes 11/69                                 Caboose #X-22 on Port Hill local sits Bonners Ferry, ID 11/28/69


             GN caboose X-278 on East  Local  Highland Loop 11/11/69                                   GN cabooses X-222 & X-63 entering Tunnel #10.3  1/3/69


             3 U33Cs exit Tunnel #10.3  Chain Lakes, WA 10/4/69                                                SD45 #402,F7 & U33C with eastbound at Scenic, WA 2/28/70


                        GN helpers 4 Fs & GP30 mid-train at Berne, WA 2/28/70                              GN helpers 4 Fs & GP30 mid-train at Berne, WA 2/28/70


                GN four unit F helper on eastbound at Scenic, WA 2/28/70                                        SD45,GP35 & F7 enter Cascade Tunnel, WA 2/28/70            


             GN caboose #X-89 on SP&P train SI&E yard Spokane 1/17/70                                      GN caboose #X-37 exiting Tunnel #10.3 Chain Lakes, WA   


                  4 GP30/35s entering Tunnel 11 Chain Lakes, WA 10/18/69                              GN caboose X-88 sits on Eastbound at Milan, WA  10/18/69 


                    U33C & Eastbound exiting Tunnel 11 Chain Lakes, WA 1/3/70                                       Westbound with misc. power near Tunnel 11 Chain Lakes 10/4/69

        GN Caboose #X-36 trails Eastbound Chattaroy, WA 11/16/69                                                           SD45 #415 with #97 at Elmira, ID 11/28/69


       SD45 #417 ,F45 &GP35 with Eastbound pass Fort Wright,WA 11/9/69                                     GNU33C #2542 & 2 F45s lead Eastbound Harrington, WA 2/28/70


                 GN four unit F helper at Hillyard, WA 3/20/70                                                       GN SD45 #420 leads Westbound Peshastin, WA 2/28/70

                   exGN GP35 BN#2501 pulls Eastbound into Milan, WA 11/72                                        exGN SD45 BN #6454 pulls Eastbound into Hillyard, WA 11/72

             exGN SD45 BN 6452 leads Westbound at Elmira, ID 7/71                                                         6 GN[BN] GP20s switch Butte, MT yard 7/24/70

                GN SD45 #403 Eastbound at Tunnel 10.3 Chain Lakes, WA 1/3/70                                     Eastbound with SD45 #408 Spokane, WA depot 1/1/70

                     GN F45 #437 Eastbound at  Sandpoint, ID 11/28/69                                                    GN GP35 #3034 Westbound near Hillyard, WA 12/28/69

                    4 GP30/35s lead Westbound pull into north Hillyard, WA 12/69                                    GP35 #3031 Eastbound along Illinois Street Spokane, WA 11/17/70

               GN U33C #2538 Westbound near Dean, WA 12/29/69                                                               4 GP35s Westbound near   Dean, WA 1/3/70


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