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by bnsfben
Mon Sep 21, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates September 2020
Replies: 338
Views: 7155

Re: CN Updates September 2020

514 south royal oak 1720. SD60 and SD70M-2
by bnsfben
Sun Sep 13, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates September 2020
Replies: 338
Views: 7155

Re: CN Updates September 2020

399 (?) west Durand at 13:30. 139 cars. Dash 9, Dash 9, C40-8M.
by bnsfben
Sun Sep 13, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates September 2020
Replies: 338
Views: 7155

Re: CN Updates September 2020

L514 south at Durand at 1255. Usual power. Moderate size train for the SB.
by bnsfben
Sun Sep 13, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates September 2020
Replies: 338
Views: 7155

Re: CN Updates September 2020

Q116 south at Durand at 1245. SD75I and SD70M-2. At least 10,000 feet. Stacks up front, empty tri-levels on the rear. Wasting no time making the turn on the Chicago wye.
by bnsfben
Sun Sep 13, 2020 11:11 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates September 2020
Replies: 338
Views: 7155

Re: CN Updates September 2020

WB through Durand at 11:07 with two Gevos and a 75I. Mixed freight on the front with Flint Trucks on rear (likely rear end pickup at Flint due to tail end-heavy rule)
by bnsfben
Wed Sep 09, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates September 2020
Replies: 338
Views: 7155

Re: CN Updates September 2020

A CN SD70M-2 and Gevo are light power north through Royal Oak at 1912.
by bnsfben
Thu Aug 27, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates August 2020
Replies: 378
Views: 21078

Re: CN Train Location Updates August 2020

514 south Royal Oak at 1815
by bnsfben
Fri Aug 21, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates August 2020
Replies: 378
Views: 21078

Re: CN Train Location Updates August 2020

451(?) turning north at Milw Jct with a CN SD70M-2 and an old CN Gevo at 1406

515 turning north at Milw Jct with a SD60 at 1410. Both trains racing up the Holly.
by bnsfben
Thu Aug 20, 2020 7:19 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates August 2020
Replies: 378
Views: 21078

Re: CN Train Location Updates August 2020

513 North Royal Oak at 1918 with one car.
by bnsfben
Fri Aug 14, 2020 9:45 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: New Amazon DC at CN Moterm (State Fairground Site)
Replies: 27
Views: 4433

Re: New Amazon DC at CN Moterm (State Fairground Site)

Now, will CN start getting container traffic into Moterm from Quebec and Nova Scotia? These Panamax ships are sailing to east coast ports more and more now. Moterm already is getting containers from Eastern Canada. All of the containers on 514’s southbound train are from Eastern Canada. I think thi...
by bnsfben
Thu Aug 13, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates August 2020
Replies: 378
Views: 21078

Re: CN Train Location Updates August 2020

515 NB Royal Oak 17:45. Single SD60
by bnsfben
Thu Aug 13, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates August 2020
Replies: 378
Views: 21078

Re: CN Train Location Updates August 2020

GTWChris wrote:
Thu Aug 13, 2020 4:38 pm
513 south at Birmingham at 16:35 with IC 3108
Southbound Royal Oak 16:45 Main 2.
by bnsfben
Thu Aug 13, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates August 2020
Replies: 378
Views: 21078

Re: CN Train Location Updates August 2020

514 south Royal Oak at 16:33. Usual power.
by bnsfben
Thu Aug 13, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates: August, 2020.
Replies: 450
Views: 24498

Re: CSX Train Location Updates: August, 2020.

A southbound loaded grain train is tied down just south of Plymouth with a pair of CSX YN2 AC4400s at 10:00
by bnsfben
Tue Aug 11, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: New Amazon DC at CN Moterm (State Fairground Site)
Replies: 27
Views: 4433

New Amazon DC at CN Moterm (State Fairground Site)

Amazon is building a large distribution center on the former fair ground site at 8 Mile and Woodward. Currently, a portion of the fairgrounds along the CN Holly Sub are being used for container yard operations at Moterm. One would think that Amazon’s supply chain experts selected this location for i...
by bnsfben
Tue Aug 11, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates August 2020
Replies: 378
Views: 21078

Re: CN Train Location Updates August 2020

515 north Royal Oak at 1836. 352 north Royal Oak at about 2005. 514’s power went north through Royal Oak light power at 2015. They dropped their southbound train on Main 2 just north of Raven. They must have needed to clear the “pad” at Moterm before delivering their southbound train. 513 north Roya...
by bnsfben
Wed Aug 05, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates August 2020
Replies: 378
Views: 21078

Re: CN Train Location Updates August 2020

L514 south through Royal Oak at 1825 with a usual SD60 and now a very tired looking CN SD75I.
by bnsfben
Sun Aug 02, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates August 2020
Replies: 378
Views: 21078

Re: CN Train Location Updates August 2020

260 East through Durand at 1300. BNSF Gevo.

Northbound turning west at Durand with a mixed freight at 1258. CN SD75I and Gevo.

Both trains met just west of the depot.
by bnsfben
Sun Aug 02, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Train Location Updates August 2020
Replies: 378
Views: 21078

Re: CN Train Location Updates August 2020

148 East through Durand at 1056 with CN 3280, CN SD70M-2.
by bnsfben
Wed Jul 29, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CN Updates July 2020
Replies: 388
Views: 23409

Re: CN Updates July 2020

L514 south through Royal Oak at 19:12. Usual power.