CSX Train Location Updates: September, 2018

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326 eb by bangor 105pm 1 motor and 60 cars
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D70818 just passed Trowbridge EB. Didn't catch the leader or length.

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Well that W008 finally got a crew around 1300 and a track warrent at 1330 to go west out of Plymouth. Has a 25 mph slow order at MP 72 and two others.

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D708 had a pair of SD40-3 units with 28 cars today, about half were CSXT junk tie loads. Much smaller than the 63 cars they took east yesterday, or which half or so were also junk tie loads.

1 empty centerbeam picked up from Cashway Lumber on Grand River last night as well.

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W00818 CSXT 8064, DOT-FRA geometry train by Howell at 14:32. 2 cars. Earlier, Q32818 went east by Howell at 07:42. CSXT 267+879 with 74 cars.

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BL2-1843 wrote:W00818 CSXT 8064, DOT-FRA geometry train by Howell at 14:32. 2 cars. Earlier, Q32818 went east by Howell at 07:42. CSXT 267+879 with 74 cars.
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Running 48 minutes behind W-008 as reported earlier, Q32918 went west by Howell at 15:20 with 55 cars. His single unit was the trailing unit on this mornings Q328. D708 in the siding at Fowlerville for both and will go to Brighton to turn as the 60 cars set off for GLC yesterday are still in the Howell pass. Am beginning to wonder if yesterdays ribbon rail train for GLC isn't being unloaded here locally as they have been in town most of the day.

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CSX W00818 just went W at Trowbridge at 4:00PM EDT.

CSX 8064.

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Very late CSX Q32918 clear Trowbridge at 4:20PM EDT.

CSX 879.

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17:58 EDT Q329 JUST CLEARED THE DD AT 104.
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P370-18 is currently going through Benton Harbor. Sounds like IDTX 4601 leading.
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Jochs wrote:P370-18 is currently going through Benton Harbor. Sounds like IDTX 4601 leading.
HEARD THEM AT 108? Q327 WAS AT GRAND JUNCTION.
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K52019 running from the BNSF in Chicago tonight to Grand Rapids. Some sort of unit train for CHS in Wayland on the Grand Elk. Supposedly the power will run through with the train.
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SD80MAC wrote:K52019 running from the BNSF in Chicago tonight to Grand Rapids. Some sort of unit train for CHS in Wayland on the Grand Elk. Supposedly the power will run through with the train.


Did I also see online elsewhere that there would be DPU's on this train?
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It's 90 tankcars coming out of Iowa. Last report that I see shows Galesburg, IL.

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Yes, yes you did. Don't know if they'll continue to Wayland with them though. I sorta doubt if anyone on GDLK is DPU qualified.
And if they are running 4 BNSF units on the west Olive stuff....it would seem that a lot of BNSF locos will be piling up in WO or they will run 4 south/west a lot on empties...fascinating. Which IMHO is why BNSF didn't want to do that in the first place...c'est la vie. I'm not there anymore...8-)
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Q327-18 is currently going through Benton Harbor.
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CSXT 867 with 83 cars, by Bangor camera at 21:05. Met Amtrak at Gross siding. Typical Amtrak consist.
Q327-18 is currently going through Benton Harbor.

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00:05 EDT D801 WB GRANDVILLE. SOUNDS LIKE BNSF POWER HEADING WEST TO PUSH SOMETHING UP THE HILL?
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03:07 EDT N800 EB BANGOR. 2 BNSF UNITS AND USUAL LENGHT COAL TRAIN.
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