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by Beal99
Tue Nov 20, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Back in the Area for a bit
Replies: 7
Views: 4338

Re: Back in the Area for a bit

Thanks guys! JT, I haven't been on there in ages.
by Beal99
Mon Nov 19, 2018 2:08 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Back in the Area for a bit
Replies: 7
Views: 4338

Back in the Area for a bit

Hey board!

Back in GR for a little bit, was looking on some posts but am curious if anyone has a generic train schedule for stuff heading east, either CSX or I'd love to catch the GRE out to lowell sometime. Seeing a lot of grain cars there lately.

Thanks

Nate
by Beal99
Mon Nov 24, 2014 2:22 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Proposed Museum - Grand Rapids
Replies: 18
Views: 1862

Re: Proposed Museum - Grand Rapids

I don't think thats the museum, I always thought that was the owner of the buildings private collection. That NW caboose and mini railroad have been there since the early to mid 90s
by Beal99
Mon Jul 22, 2013 1:29 pm
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: CPL's and Nova Questions
Replies: 6
Views: 487

Re: CPL's and Nova Questions

cbehr91 wrote:Then I guess the only way to know is to go there and find out for yourself! :)
ha, i was hoping for more like "its cool: or "beware the csx police" lol
by Beal99
Mon Jul 22, 2013 11:09 am
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: CPL's and Nova Questions
Replies: 6
Views: 487

Re: CPL's and Nova Questions

yeah sorry, I meant to say Akron, whoops,.


I meant Warwick, I heard there are a bunch of no trespassing signs and they dont want oyu anywhere near the tower, which on google maps, looks like where the signals are
by Beal99
Mon Jul 22, 2013 10:44 am
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: CPL's and Nova Questions
Replies: 6
Views: 487

CPL's and Nova Questions

Hey guys, going to do some Ohio foam in two weekends, though about doing the New Castle Sub for the first time, whats the status on any CPL's between around Cleveland and lets say Willard, I heard Warwick, is that even accessible for shots? Also, hows Nova Tower doing, still standing? Finally, any A...
by Beal99
Mon Jul 22, 2013 10:41 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: I take it MI-Train is dead?
Replies: 13
Views: 1324

Re: I take it MI-Train is dead?

ahhhh, got it. How does the Detroit issue affect this, or does it not?
by Beal99
Mon Jul 22, 2013 10:30 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: I take it MI-Train is dead?
Replies: 13
Views: 1324

I take it MI-Train is dead?

Engine is sitting in Proviso, all logos and everything torn off.

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I know some of you were supporters, but I never saw this working on that corridor, imho
by Beal99
Thu Jul 11, 2013 12:35 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Quad Cities Classics
Replies: 3
Views: 327

Re: Quad Cities Classics

nice shots man, last time I was shooting at that bridge it had water up to the bottom of it, FLOOD CENTRAL :D
by Beal99
Tue Jun 18, 2013 1:53 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Unit Grain coming to Amtrak Line?
Replies: 16
Views: 1531

Unit Grain coming to Amtrak Line?

Pretty interesting, anyone know more on this?

http://www.mlive.com/news/kalamazoo/ind ... er_default
by Beal99
Thu Jul 26, 2012 11:04 am
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: New article on the Marion Branch now available
Replies: 3
Views: 533

Re: New article on the Marion Branch now available

Hey Chris -

not seeing a link to it on that page, just quarterlys from 2011 and before, any help would be great!
by Beal99
Mon Jun 18, 2012 6:42 pm
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: The Deshler Caboose
Replies: 30
Views: 1999

Re: The Deshler Caboose

The Deshler bar is gone?!?! nooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo
by Beal99
Mon Apr 23, 2012 3:48 pm
Forum: Railfanning Information
Topic: NS Heritage Fleet Thread
Replies: 413
Views: 31215

Re: NS Heritage Fleet Thread

~Z~ wrote:NS 8104 Lehigh Valley has been released:
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=395891
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hahah, RP took a shot with an umbrella in it, FOREGROUND CLUTTER!
by Beal99
Mon Apr 23, 2012 3:46 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: New Passenger Cars for Amtrak
Replies: 27
Views: 1841

Re: New Passenger Cars for Amtrak

NoviRailfan wrote:Any thoughts on whether the increase in the number of cars for Michigan might represent any additional trains?
sounds like they are just going to replace the cars set for the trains now, don't see them adding any trains.
by Beal99
Mon Apr 23, 2012 3:45 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Question on Amtrak GR to Chicago
Replies: 5
Views: 620

Re: Question on Amtrak GR to Chicago

No USB ports, just standard AC plugs.

Also, no plans for a later train at this time
by Beal99
Mon Apr 23, 2012 1:46 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: New Passenger Cars for Amtrak
Replies: 27
Views: 1841

Re: New Passenger Cars for Amtrak

prob superliners like Amtrak California, with the cab cars

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by Beal99
Fri Apr 20, 2012 1:09 pm
Forum: Historical Q & A
Topic: An Awesome Pere Marquette
Replies: 10
Views: 973

Re: An Awesome Pere Marquette

I've scanned a ton of slides from this era in GR, awesome days.
by Beal99
Thu Apr 19, 2012 10:51 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: NS and Amtrak figure it out
Replies: 1
Views: 234

NS and Amtrak figure it out

Didn't see this posted, apologize if it is Michigan's Department of Transportation, Norfolk Southern Corp., and Amtrak reportedly have reached agreement on work designed to remove or reduce slow orders NS imposed last month on right-of-way between Kalamazoo, and Dearborn, Mich., the latter city just...
by Beal99
Thu Mar 15, 2012 2:43 pm
Forum: Railfanning Information
Topic: NS Heritage Fleet Thread
Replies: 413
Views: 31215

Re: Heritage issue

http://www.nscorp.com/nscportal/nscorp/ ... itage.html

PC not on the release list....but now it shows up in the list of pictures....hmmmm
by Beal99
Thu Mar 15, 2012 2:36 pm
Forum: Railfanning Information
Topic: NS Heritage Fleet Thread
Replies: 413
Views: 31215

Heritage issue

This is odd....
so when i checked the NS press release this AM it showed 18 engines

now, there are 19

http://www.nscorp.com/nscportal/nscorp/ ... mages.html

PC added