Mr Monkey tried to see the end of the train, but there was still some mist and he couldn't see the head end power car, which has a 450kw generator to provide power for the whole train. Then Mr Monkey scurried back across the tracks and waited beside a small barrier. Passengers aren't allowed onto the train until the barrier goes up.
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