CN September Updates 2017

Daily whereabouts of train locations along with sightings for heads ups to other railfans.
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CN September Updates 2017

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116 CN 3007 leading CN 2143 is south on the Holly at the Milwaukee Junction making the turn south onto the Shoreline.

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U745, with 3 loads and 45 empties, okay on both of their track authorities from Gladstone to Algoma Jct and Algoma Jct to Partridge. Pair of GEs leading. Should be around Algoma Jct in Escanaba presently.

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I photographed southbound train 385 today (9-1), 6:09 p.m., in Fraser!!!! I waited for the "Flashing Yellow Approach" signal at the new "CP Beck" off Utica Road!!!!
The train had CN SD70M-2 #8004, CN SD70M-2 #8908(?) and CN SD75I #5632, 116 cars!!!!
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514, CN 7071 brought 5 Covered Hoppers to the elevator in Blenheim around 9am and returned to Chatham at 11am with 6 cars. After, they ran east to Thamesville to switch the elevator and tied up in Chatham around 1pm.

438 will be led by the CN 5643 LHF out of Van De Water.

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An unusually late 116 by East Lansing at 03:10 with CN 2016 & 2126

148 was right behind at 03:22, CN 2022 & IC 1033

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CN 2401 is the 3rd unit on an eastbound going through East Lansing at 20:15

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399, CN 5786 entering the USA. 3 CNs.

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[quote="Dan Cluley"]CN 2401 is the 3rd unit on an eastbound going through East Lansing at 20:15[/quot

Entering Canada.

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383? CN 2610 at Tappan. Getting a track authority from Ash to North Haven.

Meeting 384 at Haven.

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271 entering USA. 1 CN.

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149, CN 2022 & IC 1011 entering the USA.

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385, CN 2694 is at Tappan.

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About 04:40, 505 with CN 2300 headed west out of Durand.

At 04:44 514 with gtw 4916 headed south on the Holly sub at Durand.

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399 by the west side of Lansing at 06:34

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At 8:45 149 cleared the detector at mp 257.

At 8:47 514 was approaching Durand northbound.

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What are 384 and 385 doing out there in the middle of the night?
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397, CN 2299, 2155 & 2231 is at Hobson. The CN 5783 is following 397 into the tunnel to become the power for 533 in Port Huron later.

382 came out of the St Clair River Tunnel at 7.30am. They set off the CN 5783 in Sarnia.

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385, CN 2848 is leaving Port Huron with 533 radio blocking behind.

396, CN 2925 is at MacGregor. BCOL blue 4651 and CN 2128 is in their 4 engine consist.

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WB at Tappan.

EB waiting to enter Port Huron tunnel.

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384 I beliebe, CN 2302, is okay from Beck to Ash??? I forgot where Ash is now. :lol:

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