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by Avnx
Wed Mar 04, 2020 12:42 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

Maybee, Michigan. Raisin Street crossing on the former DT&I.
by Avnx
Mon Apr 22, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

Michael wrote:Image
Verionica Street, Livonia Michigan. It's an industrial spur off the CSX that serves BASF and Valassis paper. Just north of the Ford Transmission plant.
by Avnx
Wed Feb 13, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

pbmaxno15 wrote:Image
Wild guess, but is that Ubly?
by Avnx
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

blueheron13 wrote:I haven't tried putting up one of these in a while. Let's try this one:

ImagePB230767 by Brian Mohr, on Flickr
Monroe, Michigan, at the north end of Norfolk Southern's Warner Yard. Photo taken from Spaulding Street looking west.
by Avnx
Thu Jan 03, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

~Z~ wrote:Too quick SD80mac, but correct. Shot one of the steam locos on that bridge back in 2009.
Where be it? There is a wye less than a mile away.
Kilgore Road, just northwest of Avoca on the former C&O line from Port Huron to Saginaw.
by Avnx
Sat Dec 29, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

Somewhere in between Erie and LaSalle Michigan on the NS Detroit line, track 2 looking north.
by Avnx
Sun Oct 21, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates- October 2018
Replies: 204
Views: 43858

Re: CN Updates- October 2018

I think this might be the reason for the late arrival.

https://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/ ... 719621002/
by Avnx
Tue Sep 25, 2018 5:23 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

Michael wrote:Image
The former LSMS line at Clinton Street in Lansing's Old Town, looking east.
by Avnx
Mon Sep 17, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

~Z~ wrote:I can at least confirm the photo on google says it's within the Island Lake State Recreation Area. Close enough :)

Where be this one? Where be it?
Grand Elk, south of Kalamazoo.
by Avnx
Tue Aug 28, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

[quote="Michael"]6 minutes for Pixl's photo and 7 for ConrailDetroit's photo. Let's see how long this one from SEM takes. No longer active. Severed from the main just on the other side of the trees on the right. http://railroadfan.com/gallery/albums/userpics/11339/mhghj.jpg No idea what the business...
by Avnx
Tue Aug 28, 2018 8:57 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

ConrailDetr​oit wrote:ImageIMG_1520 by tcamp7837, on Flickr
Looks like the Conrail Terminal West industrial track, with the Mound Road Correctional facility on the left side of the image.
by Avnx
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:46 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Track being removed through Gibraltar (Downriver)
Replies: 16
Views: 5000

Re: Track being removed through Gibraltar (Downriver)

From your description and without knowing any details it sounds like they may be single-tracking that part of the Shoreline Sub. That would be my only guess.
by Avnx
Fri Jul 13, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

ConrailDetr​oit wrote:Imagewhere by tcamp7837, on Flickr
Conrail Terminal East?
by Avnx
Sat Jul 07, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Conductor hit !
Replies: 14
Views: 4112

Re: Conductor hit !

Any ideas as to whether it was a Conrail or NS crew? Train symbol?
by Avnx
Tue May 22, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

West side of Battle Creek?
by Avnx
Tue Mar 27, 2018 9:45 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

Michael wrote:It's not Tecumseh or the Detroit Industrial Beltline

Image
Sort of looks like 9th Street in Niles, Michigan.
by Avnx
Fri Mar 02, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

PatAzo wrote:Try this one. Still Michigan

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Augusta, Michigan. On the former NS Michigan Line. Knappen Milling in the background.
by Avnx
Thu Mar 01, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9069
Views: 510659

Re: Where Is It?

Looks like the entrance to MAC Steel off of South Street, Jackson Michigan.
by Avnx
Sat Jan 27, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Thomas the Tank Engine saves trapped boy
Replies: 6
Views: 2610

Re: Thomas the Tank Engine saves trapped boy

I remember watching the episode. I believe the story was that the boxcars rolled out of a siding or an industry somewhere around Novi. http://articles.latimes.com/1985-10-05/news/mn-1073_1_runaway-boxcars The article mentions the boxcars were loaded with auto parts, I'm guessing they would have been...
by Avnx
Sat Jul 29, 2017 12:59 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Delray to West Detroit Question
Replies: 11
Views: 3183

Re: Delray to West Detroit Question

Every once in awhile dispatchers will send a CN train down the "Old Main", but for the most part they use the Conrail Detroit Line.