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by LansingRailFan
Fri Jan 22, 2021 2:39 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Shortline Updates January 2021
Replies: 59
Views: 2488

Re: Shortline Updates January 2021

JAIL came north today to Ensel, Padnos and CN. ADBF 1758 solo. Brought six boxcars, 1 empty gon with them. Went back to Mason light power before noon.
by LansingRailFan
Fri Jan 22, 2021 2:36 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021
Replies: 655
Views: 15454

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021

d708 maybe d705 clear across trowbridge 1:02 Likely D708, it's D706's turn to come East today, and they went on duty in Grand Rapids an hour ago, so probably haven't left. I doubt they'll make it here till late tonight. There’s maybe a dozen cars in Ensel left total. I’ve never seen it so light. I ...
by LansingRailFan
Fri Jan 22, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates January 2021
Replies: 263
Views: 7893

Re: CN Updates January 2021

A492 at Cedar: CN 5651,5649,2624, GMTX 2273 GP-38

Meeting M397 at Trowbridge now. 2:35 PM
by LansingRailFan
Fri Jan 22, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021
Replies: 655
Views: 15454

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021

D708 on train in yard. “A little bit of everything” on the docket today. GLC left them 71 cars in Howell and picked up the 90 CSX left them yesterday.
by LansingRailFan
Fri Jan 22, 2021 7:23 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: CSX Rail Grinder questions
Replies: 3
Views: 138

CSX Rail Grinder questions

1. Do the rail grinder crews have a train ID similar to when other work trains run?

2. Do the Loram rail grinders use a CSX engineer and conductor as pilots?
by LansingRailFan
Fri Jan 22, 2021 7:20 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Plymouth Sub happenings
Replies: 22
Views: 700

Re: Plymouth Sub happenings

Yah. They took 90 down with them yesterday to give to GLC.
by LansingRailFan
Thu Jan 21, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021
Replies: 655
Views: 15454

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021

so for the plymouth sub aren't we a few weeks behind on a grain train? If so anyone have a schedule on when they'll come Grain Trains aren't regularly scheduled. They are ordered by the elevators as needed. I'm sure Bob has a log of them but there was one that left right after the first of the year...
by LansingRailFan
Thu Jan 21, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021
Replies: 655
Views: 15454

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021

D708/7 has 388/4010. 8008 is drained for repair. Will head out on a D705/6 soon.
by LansingRailFan
Wed Jan 20, 2021 4:12 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Plymouth Sub happenings
Replies: 22
Views: 700

Re: Plymouth Sub happenings

AndrewsTrains wrote:
Wed Jan 20, 2021 2:08 pm
meets further south of ensel will happen in Brighton south lyon and if im missing any sidings just correct me, and the rumor of CP buying the plymouth has been floating around since they left
Trowbridge, Williamston and Fowlerville are additional sidings between Lansing and Brighton.
by LansingRailFan
Wed Jan 20, 2021 5:57 am
Forum: Model Railroading
Topic: Playin in the snow
Replies: 8
Views: 175

Re: Playin in the snow

Omg this is awesome.
by LansingRailFan
Tue Jan 19, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021
Replies: 655
Views: 15454

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021

D705 clear Webberville. Meeting D708 at EE Williamston 15:18 PM.
by LansingRailFan
Tue Jan 19, 2021 2:21 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021
Replies: 655
Views: 15454

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021

D708 headed out. Gotta hit siding in Williamston to allow D705 to pass before working out there.
by LansingRailFan
Tue Jan 19, 2021 12:10 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Shortline Updates January 2021
Replies: 59
Views: 2488

Re: Shortline Updates January 2021

GTW6401 wrote:
Tue Jan 19, 2021 11:23 am
ADBF 836 is at Milwaukee Junction. 9 cars for CN.
Nice catch!
by LansingRailFan
Mon Jan 18, 2021 6:39 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates January 2021
Replies: 263
Views: 7893

Re: CN Updates January 2021

LansingRailFan wrote:
Mon Jan 18, 2021 5:47 pm
LansingRailFan wrote:
Mon Jan 18, 2021 4:30 pm
A492 departing Battle Creek 16:25. Has “new” LSRC SD-50 on consist. Setting it out in flint.
Just hit 206.3 DD. Has green thru Hope in Lansing.

Crawled thru Trowbridge at 18:35. A492 was having issues w a car 6 back
by LansingRailFan
Mon Jan 18, 2021 5:47 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates January 2021
Replies: 263
Views: 7893

Re: CN Updates January 2021

LansingRailFan wrote:
Mon Jan 18, 2021 4:30 pm
A492 departing Battle Creek 16:25. Has “new” LSRC SD-50 on consist. Setting it out in flint.
Just hit 206.3 DD. Has green thru Hope in Lansing.
by LansingRailFan
Mon Jan 18, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates January 2021
Replies: 263
Views: 7893

Re: CN Updates January 2021

A492 departing Battle Creek 16:25. Has “new” LSRC SD-50 on consist. Setting it out in flint.
by LansingRailFan
Sun Jan 17, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021
Replies: 655
Views: 15454

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - January 2021

D70516 went west by Howell at 04:08 this morning with 113 cars and its usual assigned power. Mid train power was after the 47th car. In addition to its usual eastward facing DPU unit was also four axle unit 2016. CSX 2016 featured in this YT video on the Y157 street running in Tampa, FL job: https:...
by LansingRailFan
Sun Jan 17, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates January 2021
Replies: 263
Views: 7893

Re: CN Updates January 2021

A485 has CN 3115 (BCOL HU) leading. Departed Port Huron 15 min ago.
by LansingRailFan
Sun Jan 17, 2021 1:03 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates January 2021
Replies: 263
Views: 7893

Re: CN Updates January 2021

IC 2457 lead 2 unit rack by mp 203 12:47 pm
by LansingRailFan
Sat Jan 16, 2021 7:26 pm
Forum: Photography Workshop
Topic: RailPictures.net Uploading Issues
Replies: 9
Views: 224

Re: RailPictures.net Uploading Issues

I was trying to use RailPictures, but every time I try to upload I photo I get an error message saying my file extension was "." https://i.imgur.com/r7rq1l6.png I've checked caps and such and there is no reason this should be happening as I am uploading a .jpg image. I've checked caps and such Have...