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CN September Updates 2017

Unread postPosted: Fri Sep 01, 2017 6:55 am
by detroitbench
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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Unread postPosted: Fri Sep 01, 2017 4:34 pm
by Saturnalia
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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Unread postPosted: Fri Sep 01, 2017 9:53 pm
by Robertrains
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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Unread postPosted: Sat Sep 02, 2017 3:45 pm
by ConrailDetr​oit
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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Unread postPosted: Mon Sep 04, 2017 3:17 am
by Dan Cluley
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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Unread postPosted: Mon Sep 04, 2017 8:19 pm
by Dan Cluley
CN 2401 is the 3rd unit on an eastbound going through East Lansing at 20:15

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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 12:32 am
by ConrailDetr​oit
399, CN 5786 entering the USA. 3 CNs.

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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 12:44 am
by ConrailDetr​oit
[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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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 12:48 am
by ConrailDetr​oit
383? CN 2610 at Tappan. Getting a track authority from Ash to North Haven.

Meeting 384 at Haven.

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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 1:19 am
by ConrailDetr​oit
271 entering USA. 1 CN.

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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 2:39 am
by ConrailDetr​oit
149, CN 2022 & IC 1011 entering the USA.

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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 3:24 am
by ConrailDetr​oit
385, CN 2694 is at Tappan.

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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 4:50 am
by Dan Cluley
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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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 6:35 am
by Dan Cluley
399 by the west side of Lansing at 06:34

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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 8:51 am
by Dan Cluley
At 8:45 149 cleared the detector at mp 257.

At 8:47 514 was approaching Durand northbound.

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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 9:03 am
by blueheron13
What are 384 and 385 doing out there in the middle of the night?

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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 9:03 am
by ConrailDetr​oit
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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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 2:12 pm
by ConrailDetr​oit
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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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 6:24 pm
by ConrailDetr​oit
WB at Tappan.

EB waiting to enter Port Huron tunnel.

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Unread postPosted: Tue Sep 05, 2017 7:15 pm
by MtClemensRailFan
384 I beliebe, CN 2302, is okay from Beck to Ash??? I forgot where Ash is now. :lol: