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by AARR
Sun Aug 09, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: If the Rails Were Still There
Replies: 31
Views: 1511

Re: If the Rails Were Still There

I enjoyed reading about the SH!T :)
by AARR
Sun Aug 09, 2020 7:02 am
Forum: Super Long Threads
Topic: Post-A-Word
Replies: 18906
Views: 594744

Re: Post-A-Word

from
by AARR
Sat Aug 08, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Super Long Threads
Topic: Corrupt a Wish
Replies: 11531
Views: 334186

Re: Corrupt a Wish

Michael wrote:
Sat Aug 08, 2020 1:26 pm
I wish to remember what I wanted to wish for :?
Granted, it involves me eating cheescake 8)
Image
No regerts :lol:

I wish politicians had to live under the same rules as me
by AARR
Sat Aug 08, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Super Long Threads
Topic: Would You Rather?
Replies: 3695
Views: 250415

Re: Would You Rather?

Michael wrote:
Sat Aug 08, 2020 1:28 pm
Would you rather keep the new website changes or go back to the old version warts and all?
Old version...there were not any warts for me :(

Would you rather keep the new website changes or go back to the old version warts and all?
by AARR
Sat Aug 08, 2020 9:22 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: CN / GTW lines in Pontiac
Replies: 8
Views: 444

Re: CN / GTW lines in Pontiac

Old Sam Allen scrap yard (10 or so cars per week), Lumber Transload(2-5 per month), GM Stamping (about 2 a week), Inland Plywood (rarely anymore), then to the north is TTX frequently) and the landscaping stone place (occasionally). Speaking of the lines in Pontiac, how many customers does CN still h...
by AARR
Sat Aug 08, 2020 7:05 am
Forum: Super Long Threads
Topic: Post-A-Word
Replies: 18906
Views: 594744

Re: Post-A-Word

surprised
by AARR
Fri Aug 07, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Saginaw Automotive Plants
Replies: 1
Views: 326

Re: Saginaw Automotive Plants

Last time I checked Nexteer still has a spur into the plant. I've heard they might still get bar stock in by rail.
by AARR
Fri Aug 07, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates August 2020
Replies: 145
Views: 1700

Re: CN Train Location Updates August 2020

Southbound road freight with 3 engines (including 5931) sitting south of Pontiac Yard. Looks like they might back into the yard. The head end is mixed freight.
by AARR
Fri Aug 07, 2020 6:19 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Utica/Shelby question
Replies: 2
Views: 214

Re: Utica/Shelby question

I don't recall the customers name but it was a produce distributer who received refrigerated box cars
by AARR
Thu Aug 06, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: Super Long Threads
Topic: Post-A-Word
Replies: 18906
Views: 594744

Re: Post-A-Word

gazillion dollars. ~Z~ struggled to eat tacos while biking down to Jetlink's new bike-trail located next to chattering old Lake Odessa's ancient depot where ghost haunt Saturnalia nightly causing him to surrender his man-card to women nagging incessantly about unfinished model airplanes requiring o...
by AARR
Thu Aug 06, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: Super Long Threads
Topic: Would You Rather?
Replies: 3695
Views: 250415

Re: Would You Rather?

Michael wrote:
Thu Aug 06, 2020 10:16 am
Would you rather enjoy your favorite meal or your favorite TV show?
Meal for sure 8)

Would you rather live next door to a busy airport or busy railroad?
by AARR
Thu Aug 06, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: Super Long Threads
Topic: Corrupt a Wish
Replies: 11531
Views: 334186

Re: Corrupt a Wish

I wish I had taken more pictures Granted, but if you let these pictures of Mrs. Michael and your daughters get out in public you will have fathered your last child :lol: https://akns-images.eonline.com/eol_images/Entire_Site/2013517/rs_1024x759-130617085050-1024.brooke.christie.ls.61713_copy.jpg?fi...
by AARR
Thu Aug 06, 2020 6:34 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: CN / GTW lines in Pontiac
Replies: 8
Views: 444

Re: CN / GTW lines in Pontiac

It's been about 10 years since Orion Assembly last shipped by rail on the Orion Sub. The yard (what's left of it) was still used for run around moves and the annual Circus Train up until a couple years ago. It was put out of service north of the scrap yard about a year ago. Last train to use the Rom...
by AARR
Thu Aug 06, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Albia, IA
Replies: 3
Views: 113

Re: Albia, IA

That is a great video. I'd rather watch that kind of railroading than sit at a major junction watching 100 Class 1 trains per day.
Caught this too [/quote]
by AARR
Thu Aug 06, 2020 6:31 am
Forum: Super Long Threads
Topic: Post-A-Word
Replies: 18906
Views: 594744

Re: Post-A-Word

brush
by AARR
Wed Aug 05, 2020 6:29 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Albia, IA
Replies: 3
Views: 113

Re: Albia, IA

It's cool that you were able to video this
by AARR
Wed Aug 05, 2020 2:26 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates August 2020
Replies: 145
Views: 1700

Re: CN Train Location Updates August 2020

Pontiac Yard

Southbound intermodal on the main line with lights off

An IC engine working the yard
by AARR
Wed Aug 05, 2020 6:22 am
Forum: Super Long Threads
Topic: Post-A-Word
Replies: 18906
Views: 594744

Re: Post-A-Word

Michael's
by AARR
Tue Aug 04, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: E&LS Website
Replies: 0
Views: 202

E&LS Website

At E&LS website they have a nice 7 minute video of their car repair operation
http://www.elsrr.com/repair-a.htm
by AARR
Tue Aug 04, 2020 6:55 am
Forum: Super Long Threads
Topic: Post-A-Word
Replies: 18906
Views: 594744

Re: Post-A-Word

painted