Conrail April 2017

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Conrail April 2017

Unread postby AARR » Wed Apr 05, 2017 8:52 am

Empty rack train north by Milwaukee Jct
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Re: Conrail April 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Fri Apr 07, 2017 10:30 pm

RR-32, NS 5009 was by the Holdout at 8pm with 5 Covered Hoppers from Guardian and about a dozen Hicubes from Ford Brownstown.
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Unread postby M.D.Bentley » Sun Apr 09, 2017 4:29 pm

RR 40 (local) headed to Lincoln yard/Marathon - clear of "YD".
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Re: Conrail April 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Wed Apr 26, 2017 6:24 pm

LV-35, CSX 4401 at CP Lou with a long cut of covered hoppers for Detroit Salt, 3 tankers for the Coker and the Shove Flatcar on the rear.
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Re: Conrail April 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Sun Apr 30, 2017 3:50 pm

Word is Conrail derailed some autoracks at Sterling today. Visible from 17 Mile Rd.
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Re: Conrail April 2017

Unread postby GreatLakesRailfan » Sun Apr 30, 2017 4:35 pm

ConrailDetr​oit wrote:Word is Conrail derailed some autoracks at Sterling today. Visible from 17 Mile Rd.


Very visible from 17 Mile road, although I saw a couple boxcars sitting at funny angles, not autoracks. Looks like they had an issue with a switch. And did it in front of the yard office...
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Re: Conrail April 2017

Unread postby ConrailDetr​oit » Mon May 01, 2017 12:45 am

There appears to be 3 Hicubes on the ground at Sterling. The NS 5011 is sitting under 17 Mile Rd at the front of the consist.

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ImageConrail Sterling Yard Derailment 1 by tcamp7837, on Flickr

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