Grenland Rail 406404 (Grenland Rail Ma)

A few years ago Norsk Transport took over four electric locomotives class Ma from Green Cargo: Ma 404, 406, 407 (ex-TGOJ) and 882 (originally delivered to SJ). The 404 and 406 have been given attendance and are operational, the other two locomotives are spare part provider. Norsk Transport painted the locs brown with a beige stripe. The locos recently have been sold to Grenland Rail who uses them to haul wood trains Hønefoss - Halden and Hønefoss - Kongsvinger. During July 2019 the line Moss -Halden (Ostfoldbanen) was closed due to engineering works and the trains to Halden had to be rerouted via Sweden, travelling Charlottenberg - Kil - Brålanda - Kornsjø. on 4 July 2019 an empty train was sent from Halden, taking the detour via Sweden. Ma 406 'Kvitebjørn' and 404 'Askeladden' hauling the empty train at Smedstad.

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ILCE-9
Exposure: 1/800
Aperture: F/5.6
Focal length: 46 mm
ISO: 160
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