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by lighthouse
Mon Feb 17, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: D700 Q327 Q326 Y121 WMI M.Shore
Replies: 2
Views: 2863

Re: D700 Q327 Q326 Y121 WMI M.Shore

2/16/20 Q326 had three CN units tucked in behind the two lead CSX units
by lighthouse
Mon Feb 17, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: D700 Q327 Q326 Y121 WMI M.Shore
Replies: 2
Views: 2863

D700 Q327 Q326 Y121 WMI M.Shore

D700 has begun its new daytime schedule Sunday through Thursday it’s been rolling through Zeeland Westbound at about 11 o’clock in the AM
by lighthouse
Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming
Replies: 360
Views: 157310

Re: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming

D 700 just rolled back past my window heading east with most of the 16 covered hoppers that were delivered to the WMI last week along with some high side gondolas and bringing up the rear a CSX box car
by lighthouse
Sun Feb 16, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming
Replies: 360
Views: 157310

Re: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming

Just saw CSX D700 roll past my window with rubber chip hoppers a box car and a tank car or three headed for the west Michigan railway
by lighthouse
Sat Feb 15, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming
Replies: 360
Views: 157310

Re: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming

It’s been along time since anybody has posted on this thread So I thought I would update it.....The West Michigan railroad is alive and well!!!
by lighthouse
Wed Jan 24, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming
Replies: 360
Views: 157310

Re: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming

F.Y.I. again ...The siding at Fillmore on the CHS portion of the Hamilton branch is still intact but not used...Fillmore equipment off loaded J.D. tractors at the siding when it was an active team track.
by lighthouse
Wed Jan 24, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming
Replies: 360
Views: 157310

Re: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming

Yes it is...F.Y.I. 1/23/18 9 covered hoppers at the mill in Hamilton
by lighthouse
Tue Jan 23, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming
Replies: 360
Views: 157310

Re: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming

I live in eye sight of the CSX main and I see a lot of trains...and i've seen quite a few of those cars lately...they are very distinctive
by lighthouse
Tue Jan 23, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming
Replies: 360
Views: 157310

Re: West Michigan RR Abandonment Petition Coming

1/23/18....2 hoppers on the way 2 the West Michigan Railroad for rubber chip loading