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Photo Diary - week ending October 29th 2006
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Had (hopefully, touch wood) my final maintenance therapy on Tuesday. Most
of the rest of the week was a washout - not
feeling too good, usual nasty side-effects.
However, on Friday the 27th, we sallied forth to New Jersey (myself and
Iain) to rescue a pdp-11/73 which I'd bought on ebay.
Turned out to be in nice shape, in a uVax II chassis. No hard disk tho.
On our way back from the 11/73 pickup we stopped off at CP-5, a legendary
NJ location for watching freight trains. Only
stayed long enough to see one train, a very long autorack:
We also saw some of the distictive yellow Susquehanna locomotives: