CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby SD80MAC » Mon Aug 19, 2019 8:57 am

Q329 west clear 105 (Mulliken) at 09:57.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby SD80MAC » Mon Aug 19, 2019 9:38 am

Y106 CSX 8369 with 9 cars east at Shaffer 10:35, going into the siding at Fox for Q329 who is around Elmdale.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby Tom49801 » Mon Aug 19, 2019 11:52 am

Q326 approaching Bangor from Division Street crossing mp CG60.93 at 11:59:07 am with CSX engines #48 + #5379 & 112 cars. By DD44.2 @ 12:45pm
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby GP30M4216 » Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:13 pm

13:10 D708 east at MA in Lansing with 48 cars. Lots of junk tie loads as previously reported.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby Tom49801 » Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:43 pm

N800-18 loaded coal train at Bangor mp CG60.7 @ 1:37:19pm with BNSF engines #5891 + #6198 & 130 cars. Getting pushers at Wells siding mp CG41.4
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby CantBeShook.WeHot » Mon Aug 19, 2019 2:30 pm

q32719 set for 5pm grand rapids. d70819 Fowlerville.
e80018 on duty 9pm west olive. n80018 north end wye Holland MI. n80020 in system.
q15019 erie MI. q15119 erie MI. q13119 set for 8pm Detroit. q13219 aden IL. q50819 lower river bridge Toledo. q50919 trent OH.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby C&OGP75745 » Mon Aug 19, 2019 4:45 pm

BL2-1843 wrote:Q32919 by Howell at 08:00 with 5219+5338 on the head end and 61 cars. Q32819 went east at 05:36 with 5341-5421 (again) and 63 cars.

Well Bob, you don’t have to worry about 5341 - 5421 on Q329 tomorrow, they went south on Q276 this afternoon.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby SW » Mon Aug 19, 2019 5:47 pm

WB D717 turning north at Plymouth. CSX 875 + 22 cars.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby Beckyklisslover6814 » Mon Aug 19, 2019 10:51 pm

Bob can you please put the safety train engines or a solo on q329 please
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby BL2-1843 » Tue Aug 20, 2019 7:19 am

Q32920 was the earliest yet by Howell at 06:46 this morning with CSX 875 single unit and 40 cars. 64 more to pick up at Lansing. Thanks for the heads up JJ that the power on yesterdays 328 wont be returning. Q32820 went east at 05:42 with 48+5379 on the head end with 99 cars.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby kd_1014 » Tue Aug 20, 2019 7:23 am

BL2-1843 wrote:Q32920 was the earliest yet by Howell at 06:46 this morning with CSX 875 single unit and 40 cars. 64 more to pick up at Lansing. Thanks for the heads up JJ that the power on yesterdays 328 wont be returning. Q32820 went east at 05:42 with 48+5379 on the head end with 99 cars.


Do you know if it will pick up another engine or will the single engine haul all 104 cars from Lansing to GR?
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby Saturnalia » Tue Aug 20, 2019 7:50 am

kd_1014 wrote:
BL2-1843 wrote:Q32920 was the earliest yet by Howell at 06:46 this morning with CSX 875 single unit and 40 cars. 64 more to pick up at Lansing. Thanks for the heads up JJ that the power on yesterdays 328 wont be returning. Q32820 went east at 05:42 with 48+5379 on the head end with 99 cars.


Do you know if it will pick up another engine or will the single engine haul all 104 cars from Lansing to GR?

Depends on tonnage and power availability, I would surmise. If it is just a single unit, 875 should be a good puller and it’ll make a good show at Fox coming up the hill.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby CantBeShook.WeHot » Tue Aug 20, 2019 8:07 am

q32620 Michigan city IN. q32719 arrived Chicago 3am. q32820 arrived Detroit 7:30am. q32920 ensel lansing.
d70020 wells MI. d70719 arrived lansing 6am. d70820 set for noon lansing.
e80020, n80020, n80021, n80121 in system.
q15020 on duty soon north Baltimore. q15120 on duty Detroit. q13119 avon IN. q13219 Plymouth MI.q50820 ns tower OH. q50920 north Baltimore.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby ~Z~ » Tue Aug 20, 2019 8:37 am

D70020 west at Bangor at 9:29am, CSXT 8369 with 14 short covered hoppers from Grandville, 2 tank cars, 4 high top gons for Hartford, 5 steel coil cars for Sawyer, and 1 loaded centerbeam for Grandville.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby Tlout » Tue Aug 20, 2019 9:09 am

Michigan Shore HESR 2025, MMRR 2019 with 7 tank cars south at Riley St. Holland 10:06 AM.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby Beckyklisslover6814 » Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:03 am

kd_1014 wrote:
BL2-1843 wrote:Q32920 was the earliest yet by Howell at 06:46 this morning with CSX 875 single unit and 40 cars. 64 more to pick up at Lansing. Thanks for the heads up JJ that the power on yesterdays 328 wont be returning. Q32820 went east at 05:42 with 48+5379 on the head end with 99 cars.


Do you know if it will pick up another engine or will the single engine haul all 104 cars from Lansing to GR?

Us a cabless yard slug to give q329 extra power so it can make the hill
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby SD80MAC » Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:07 am

Q329 west at Seymour 10:55. Did not appear to have picked up a second unit.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby Tom49801 » Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:23 am

Q326 Bangor Division Street crossing mp CG60.93 @ 11:12:57 with CSX engines #819 + #367 & 101 cars.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby Tlout » Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:26 am

Michigan Shore HESR 2025, MMRR 2019 with 3 hoppers, 9 tank cars north at Riley St. Holland 11:16 AM.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Unread postby Schteinkuh » Tue Aug 20, 2019 11:49 am

326 coming into Grandville 1248
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