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by odave
Wed May 31, 2017 8:37 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN - May 2017
Replies: 210
Views: 33596

Re: CN - May 2017

Rail grinder working eastbound through Holly at 8:30am on its way down to Pontiac.
by odave
Wed Nov 16, 2016 9:22 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates November 2016
Replies: 267
Views: 17919

Re: CN Updates November 2016

Train stopped in Fenton again, cops everywhere. A high school girl was hit and killed a few days ago and they've been having trouble with her friends going to the site. Hope nothing happened again. Edit - another pedestrian hit: http://www.mlive.com/news/flint/index.ssf/2016/11/man_killed_on_train_t...
by odave
Fri Mar 22, 2013 5:24 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Update 3-22-13
Replies: 24
Views: 752

Re: CSX Train Location Update 3-22-13

Q321 stopped at North Holly at 17:21. CN has the diamond.

Southbound CN mixed freight clears the diamond at ~17:30.

Q321 clear Holly Diamond at 17:34, CP 8841 & CP 8504.

Twofer in Holly. What a day to forget my camera!
by odave
Sat Jul 07, 2012 8:09 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Plymouth Lunchtime: Y107 cab move
Replies: 9
Views: 937

Re: Plymouth Lunchtime: Y107 cab move

Yup, westbound to take the cab into Plymouth Yard via the Toledo Wye. I've eaten at Station 885 before but didn't have time for it. Just some BK on the bench :)
by odave
Wed Jul 04, 2012 9:36 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Plymouth Lunchtime: Y107 cab move
Replies: 9
Views: 937

Plymouth Lunchtime: Y107 cab move

Hey Gang: Long time, no post. I've been busy with work and family stuff lately, but I still make time for 'fanning every now and then. I stopped in Plymouth for a quick lunch on my way back from dropping my daughter off at Metro Airport. Caught Y10703 taking cab CO 904143 back into the yard. HMf0tLd...
by odave
Wed Mar 07, 2012 6:25 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates: 3/7/12.
Replies: 22
Views: 822

Re: CSX Train Location Updates: 3/7/12.

G88806 clear North Holly at 17:20, CSXT 511 & HLCX 6341 (ex SP)
by odave
Fri Feb 10, 2012 2:17 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates: 2/05/12 - 2/11/12
Replies: 23
Views: 816

Re: CN Train Location Updates: 2/05/12 - 2/11/12

371 departed Pontiac at 12:40, clear Holly Diamond at 13:17, CN 2657
by odave
Wed Feb 08, 2012 5:58 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Update 2/8/12
Replies: 12
Views: 397

Re: CSX Train Location Update 2/8/12

Q32108 Clear North Holly at 16:58. CSXT 4026 & 876
by odave
Tue Jan 24, 2012 6:52 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates:1/24/12
Replies: 18
Views: 597

Re: CSX Train Location Updates:1/24/12

E94523 clear Holly Diamond 17:45. BNSF 9424 & 6136
by odave
Wed Jan 11, 2012 9:22 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX (MI) Train Location Updates: 1/11/12
Replies: 21
Views: 637

Re: CSX (MI) Train Location Updates: 1/11/12

firemedic54 wrote:High green seen at the Grange Hall Rd. crossing again this morning for NB while enroute to the station. Haven't heard anything so not sure if I missed them or not.
Not by much. N956 clear North Holly at 08:20, BNSF 8928 and 9665.
by odave
Mon Dec 12, 2011 9:41 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX MI Train Locations 12/12/11
Replies: 15
Views: 371

Re: CSX MI Train Locations 12/12/11

conrailmike wrote:N95611 cleared Howell at 05:20
I'm guessing this is what's clearing Holly Diamond at 08:30, BNSF 9950 & 9687. I did not hear them calling any of the Holly signals.
by odave
Fri Dec 09, 2011 6:18 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: NAZI era boxcar comes to Michigan
Replies: 3
Views: 327

Re: NAZI era boxcar comes to Michigan

They have one of these cars at the Holocaust Museum in Washington D.C., and you can go inside. Very haunting.
by odave
Fri Dec 09, 2011 5:57 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX (MI) Train Location Updates: 12/9/11
Replies: 29
Views: 556

Re: CSX (MI) Train Location Updates: 12/9/11

Q32108 clear Holly Diamond at 16:45, BNSF 8889 & BNSF ?
by odave
Mon Nov 28, 2011 6:16 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX (MI) Train Location Update 11/28/11
Replies: 18
Views: 443

Re: CSX (MI) Train Location Update 11/28/11

Q32128 clear Holly Interlocking at 17:14 , CSXT 5259 & 7825
by odave
Thu Nov 03, 2011 8:17 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX (MI) Train Location Updates: 11/3/11
Replies: 32
Views: 570

Re: CSX (MI) Train Location Updates: 11/3/11

G78330 clear Holly Diamond at 08:10, CSXT 5482
by odave
Thu Oct 20, 2011 5:26 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates 10/20/11
Replies: 10
Views: 463

Re: CSX Train Location Updates 10/20/11

Q32120 clear Holly Diamond 17:26 . CSXT 7873 & 616.
by odave
Wed Oct 19, 2011 8:31 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates 10/19/11
Replies: 9
Views: 699

Re: CSX Train Location Updates 10/19/11

Loram unit on the equipment spur in Holly, looks like they are getting ready to head out.
by odave
Wed Sep 14, 2011 9:16 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates: 9/11/11 - 9/17/11
Replies: 41
Views: 813

Re: CN Train Location Updates: 9/11/11 - 9/18/11

Autorack train (280?) tied down in Pontiac Yard facing SB at 08:35, BNSF 4974 is the only unit.
by odave
Tue Aug 16, 2011 5:22 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX (MI) Train Location Updates: 8/16/11
Replies: 15
Views: 509

Re: CSX (MI) Train Location Updates: 8/16/11

E841(?) Clear North Holly at 17:20, CSXT 467
by odave
Tue Jun 28, 2011 12:05 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates 6/26/11 - 7/02/11
Replies: 57
Views: 771

Re: CN Updates 6/26/11 - 7/03/11

950 working in Pontiac yard at 12:00. GTW 4920.