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The 17 in the Snow

The York 17 returning to New Freedom on a rare snowy train day, after one of the Santa Sing-Along rides on Saturday, December 9, 2017.

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Thanks to Mike Thomas for his very festive portrayal of our train today.

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For all the local photographers out there, the snow is providing a fantastic photo-op with the York 17!

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