Vermont Railway SD70M-2s

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Vermont Railway SD70M-2s
Posted by The Ferro Kid on Monday, May 23, 2022 5:34 PM

Is Vermont Railway still running the SD70M-2s it acquired in 2015? Thanks!  

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Posted by Backshop on Monday, May 23, 2022 6:54 PM

According to Diesel Shop, they are.

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Posted by Leo_Ames on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 8:20 PM

I was looking at pictures of these a while back. Looked like they spent several months with tarps over their engine compartment a year or two back and then returned to service.

Did they perhaps send out the 710's from the pair to be overhauled?

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Posted by kgbw49 on Saturday, May 28, 2022 8:15 AM

Here is a photo of VTR 432 operating on February 24, 2022.

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