Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

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Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby Schteinkuh » Wed Nov 01, 2017 1:49 pm

MQT is tied up south of Gardner St in Sparta. 3406+81+3408, short train, maybe 30 cars. Crew on duty 2030 to take the train north.
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby SD80MAC » Fri Nov 03, 2017 11:41 am

GRE EB on the west side of Ada at 11:40.
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby SD80MAC » Fri Nov 03, 2017 2:25 pm

GRE back west through Ada 14:25.
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby Patriot » Wed Nov 08, 2017 12:07 pm

GRE - EB Leonard at 11:05 with 11 CHs (not all King) and 1 tank
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby Patriot » Wed Nov 08, 2017 3:57 pm

GRE - WB Leonard at 2:55 with a long string of CHs.
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby ~Z~ » Wed Nov 08, 2017 6:43 pm

At about 4pm, saw both Michigan southern and grand elk interchanging at white pigeon.
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby Patriot » Fri Nov 10, 2017 11:14 am

GRE --- EB Leonard at 10:13 with 14 CHs.
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby blueheron13 » Wed Nov 15, 2017 1:05 pm

DCON ADBF engine 836 NB on east thoroughfare at CP Aubin at 1202. Two tankers. Had green signal aspect on dwarf signal.
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby KC8RBK » Sat Nov 18, 2017 8:37 pm

Looks like Charlotte Southern is running tonight. Saw their train near I69 at 1934
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby amtrak1007 » Wed Nov 22, 2017 10:14 am

GR 2104 getting ready to head east with the first cut of two today for kings in lowell...
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby Patriot » Wed Nov 22, 2017 1:48 pm

GRE --- WB Leonard at 12:47 with three CHs from King.
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby Patriot » Mon Nov 27, 2017 9:20 am

GRE --- EB Leonard at 8:15 lite
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby Patriot » Mon Nov 27, 2017 11:56 am

GRE --- WB Leonard at 10:55 with 9 CHs and 1 tank.
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Re: Michigan Shortline Updates - November 2017

Unread postby ~Z~ » Wed Nov 29, 2017 10:52 pm

Sounds like Grand elk is heading south at 36th Street in Grand Rapids at 9:50 p.m.
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