CSX Train Location Updates - February 2021

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Amtrak P370-22 @ 9:23pm eastward reported by the DD mp CG91.9 with 16 axles & 305 feet long. IDTX engine #4631 & 3 SuperLiner cars.
Amtrak P370-22 @ 10:00:25pm eastward Bangor's Division St crossing mp CG60.93 (4 passengers off at the station mp CG60.5)

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D705 is working at Ensel. About 22:20 they told the dispatcher that they had set off the 3 extra engines

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Amtrak P370-22 @ 10:54pm eastward reported by the DD mp CG19.1 with 16 axles & 305 feet long. IDTX engine #4631 & 3 SuperLiner cars.

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D700-22 @ 01:41:49am westward Bangor's W. Monroe St crossing mp CG60.72 with CSXT engines #2742 + #6244 & 22 cars.
D700-22 @ 04:09:10am eastward Bangor's W. Monroe St crossing mp CG60.72 with CSXT engines #6244 + #2742 & 24 cars.

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Dan Cluley wrote:
Mon Feb 22, 2021 10:32 pm
D705 is working at Ensel. About 22:20 they told the dispatcher that they had set off the 3 extra engines
D705-20 between 11:42pm/12:12am reported by DD mp CH104.3 with 725 axles (+1 axle error) & 17,550 feet long. CSXT engines #738 + mid #3211 & 178 total cars. He'll be tying down at the west end of Fox mp CH143.3 off Patterson Rd.

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D700-22 @ 05:00am eastward reported by DD mp CG44.2 w/ 104 axles & 1,511 ft. CSXT engines #6244 + #2742 & 24 cars.

N801-22 @ 05:11am eastward reported from mp CG80.1 with BNSF engines #6255 + #8778(?) & 130 loaded coal cars.

D700-02 @ 05:28am eastward reported a Restricting signal at mp CG28.

D801-22 @ 05:10am westward reported by the DD mp CG44.2 with 12 axles & 130 ft long. CSXT engines #989 + #579 lite. He had dropped off an empty coal (BNSF engines #6412 + #6429 & 130 cars) into Wells siding mp CG43.3 & is headed to the west end of Grand Junction mp CG55.6 & will wait on the main for N801-22 to clear into Grand Junction. D801-22 will DP & re-crew the N801 & move him out after Amtrak P371 clears by.

N801-22 @ 05:45:21am eastward Bangor's Division St crossing mp CG60.93 He will be going into Grand Junction siding mp CG55.6 to meet D801-22.
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Amtrak P371-23 @ 06:45am westward arrived Holland Station mp CG25.25 with IDTX engine #4631 & 3 SuperLiner cars.

D801-22 @ 06:52am advised Disptach their on duty time will be expiring soon & won't have time to move the N801-22 out of Grand Junction siding mp CG53.9 after Amtrak passes. They are tying it down & advised Dispatch the train is fully ready to go for the next crew.

Q327-22 @ 06:54am westward reported by the DD mp CG19.1 with 292 axles & 4,124 ft long. CSXT engines #851 + #328 & 70 cars (35 loaded + 35 empty). He'll be picking up 20 cars from Waverly/Holland.
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371 and 327 tuesday
371
4631 and 3 supers
600a - depart grand rapids - eb
604a - slow clear pleasant st
608a - restricting plaster creek
610a - clear lamar
618a - clear grandville - 2 track to the main
629a - clear we hudsonville
635a - 19.1 - 17 axles, 304' - 1 axles error count,should be 16 axles
640a - clear 112th
641a - clear waverly
644a/648a - arr/depart holland
655a - clear 30 and a pair east saugatuck
703a clear new richmond
709a - clear pair wells
713a - 44.2 - 16 axles, 302'
4631 and 3 supers
72xa - and now the latest from the weather bureau
726a - clear 58
728a - arr bangor
371 at bangor - engineer asking conductor to check with chicago for permisson to pick up a rider on the head end
741a - depart bangor - with rider on headend with engineer
743a/745a - clear ee/we gross

327
851 lead, 328 trail with 70 cars and fred
549a -slow clear lamar - odd yard to 1 track
633a - clear dewent
638a - clear ee hudsonville
654a - 19.1 - 292 axles, 4124'
851 lead, 328 trail with 70 cars
703a - app 112th ave
712a - restricting waverly - main to old siding
327 will pick up 20 cars from 6 track and 2 track
327 reports they are blocked by cars in the old pass at waverly, both rouge ym and 371 said
there were no cars in the old pass, but there are. 327 asked 700 to move them out of the way.
744a - 700 is moving the cars from the old pass
853a - starting to move
859a - med clear holland - old siding ( track y101 ) to main
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Amtrak P371-23 @ 07:27:16am westward Bangor's Center Street crossing mp CG60.35 (1 passenger on + 1 passenger off at the station mp CG60.5) IDTX engine #4631 & 3 SuperLiner cars. Delayed at the station until 07:43am waiting authorization to allow a Track Inspector to ride the head end.
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D705 tied down at FOX. CSX 738 front and center right on top of the middle of the Chessie Cat Bridge on Patterson Avenue. 7:48 am.
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Amtrak P371-23 @ 08:24am westward reported by the DD mp CG91.9 with 17 axles (+1 axle error) & 309 feet long. IDTX engine #4631 & 3 SuperLiner cars. Engineer had commented to his Conductor about the +1 error had also happened for the DD at mp CG19.1 The axle count from the DD at mp CG44.2 had a correct axle count of 16.

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E800-18 @ 09:08am westward, siding to main, west end Wells mp CG43.3 with BNSF engines #6412 + #6429 & 130 empty coal cars.

Q327-23 @ 09:14am westward reported from mp CG28 on the move after completing his Waverly/Holland pick up of 20 cars. CSXT engines #851 + #328 & 90 cars.

E800-18 @ 09:29am westward reported by the DD mp CG44.2 with 532 axles & 6,836 feet long.
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E800-18 @ 09:49:32am westward Bangor's Center St crossing mp CG60.35 w/ BNSF engines #6412 + #6429 & 130 empty coal cars.

Q327-23 @ 09:51am westward reported by DD mp CG44.2 w/ 372 axles & 5,160 feet. CSXT engines #851 + #328 & 90 cars.

Q326-23 @ 09:58am eastward reported by DD mp CG99.1 w/ 180 axles & 2,582 feet. CSXT engines #349 + #735 & 42 cars.
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Q327-23 @ 10:12:10am westward Bangor's Center St crossing mp CG60.35 with CSXT engines #851 + #328 & 90 cars.

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I'd love to know a complete list of issues with 388, that's gotta be what 705's extra three engines are for, one for D708, and two for whichever grain train gets them.
Seems like I missed a lot of action this weekend!
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Q326-23 @ 10:53am eastward #1 Track to Main at Riverside mp CG80.1 with CSXT engines #349 + #735 & 42 cars.

E800-18 @ 10:54am westward reported by the DD mp CG91.9 with 532 axles & 7,007 feet long. BNSF engines #6412 + #6429 & 130 empty coal cars.
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Q327-23 @ 11:21am westward reported by the DD mp CG91.9 w/ 372 axles & 5,248 feet. CSXT engines #851 + #328 & 90 cars.

Q326-23 @ 11:28:33am eastward Bangor's Division St crossing mp CG60.93 with CSXT engines #349 + #735 & 42 cars.

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Q326-23 @ 12:52pm eastward reported by DD mp CG19.1 w/ 180 axles & 2,565 feet. CSXT engines #349 + #735 & 42 cars.

D802-22 @ 1:00pm eastward, siding to main, Grand Junction mp CG53.9 with BNSF engines #6255 + #8778 & 130 loaded coal cars & CSXT rear DPU's #579 + #989. This was N801-22 that had tied down in Grand Jct earlier this morning.

D802-22 @ 1:27pm eastward reported by the DD mp CG44.2 with 544 axles & 7,199 feet long.

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