Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

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Re: Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

Unread postby AANscaleRunner » Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:56 pm

397 and 329 returned to Cadillac at 1830 with 32 cars. 1 loaded centerbeam and possibly some gons for TC.
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Re: Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

Unread postby AANscaleRunner » Thu Nov 29, 2018 9:12 am

329 and 397 currently working North Yard. Here they are moving into the yard.



Update: Now working Selma Yard at 0930.
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Re: Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

Unread postby AANscaleRunner » Thu Nov 29, 2018 10:41 am

Leaving Cadillac for Clare at 1040.

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Re: Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

Unread postby KC8RBK » Thu Nov 29, 2018 11:00 am

KC8RBK wrote:
KC8RBK wrote:Track gang working on the main along 127 by the Ithaca soy bean plant 1038


Back out there again this morning 0745



Working closer to the bridge under 127 today 1055. They have a white straight truck in the crew that says something about welding on it.
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Re: Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

Unread postby AARR » Thu Nov 29, 2018 7:16 pm

There are 17 or so large tank cars on the tail end. The LPG transload in Cadillac and Butane plant near Kalkaska are busy.
AANscaleRunner wrote:329 and 397 currently working North Yard. Here they are moving into the yard. Update: Now working Selma Yard at 0930.
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Re: Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

Unread postby AANscaleRunner » Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:09 am

329 and 397 left Cadillac for Clare at 1000 with 24 cars.
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Re: Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

Unread postby KC8RBK » Fri Nov 30, 2018 10:57 am

Track gang working the main near the Ithaca soybean plant again. More trucks and equipment today than the last few days 1055
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Re: Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

Unread postby AANscaleRunner » Fri Nov 30, 2018 5:08 pm

Returned to Cadillac at 1630 on another sunless, gloomy day.

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Re: Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

Unread postby TC railman » Fri Nov 30, 2018 6:46 pm

Since GLC has been going to TC on Saturday lately and the north yard has loads could there be a run tomorrow to TC? :|
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Re: Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

Unread postby AARR » Fri Nov 30, 2018 7:12 pm

Looks like 10 cars of feed and 16 tank cars for the LPG transload and Gas plant
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Re: Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

Unread postby KC8RBK » Sat Dec 01, 2018 7:31 am

KC8RBK wrote:Track gang working the main near the Ithaca soybean plant again. More trucks and equipment today than the last few days 1055


Working close to the 127 bridge today 0730
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Re: Great Lakes Central Updates November 2018

Unread postby KC8RBK » Sun Dec 02, 2018 10:33 am

This probably should go on December but I'll let someone else start it. While driving up 127 yesterday I see they have a letter board out warning the road east of the soy bean plant will be closed starting tomorrow. I want to say its bagley road. That may or may not be related to something glc is doing but with all the track work right there this week I'm guessing maybe something needs repaired in the crossing.
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