CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby Tier4GEVO » Tue Mar 31, 2020 3:36 am

Huge Q328-30 clear Seymour out of Grand Rapids at 3:35 AM. 190 cars and over 14k tons. No work planned at Lansing. CSXT 5118 and CSXT 712 for power.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby Dan Cluley » Tue Mar 31, 2020 6:26 am

Q328-30 CSXT 5118 & 712 with 190 cars by Trowbridge mp 85 at 06:20.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby Tom49801 » Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:35 am

07:33am Q327-31 reported by the DD mp CG19.1 with 480 axles & 6,231 feet long. CSX engines #213 + #416 & 117 cars. Headed into Waverly/Holland mp CG23.
08:38am Q327-31 on the move again reporting siding to main Holland mp CG25.3
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby cnw8835 » Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:13 am

Q327 west at New Richmond at 0909.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby CantBeShook.WeHot » Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:18 am

q32631 on duty chicago. q32731 saugatuck MI. q32831 middlebelt detroit. q32931 beck rd plymouth MI.
d70031 set for 10:45am grand rapids. d70730 arrived lansing 5am. d70831 set for noon lansing.
n80001, e80031 in system. e80131 set to depart west olive noon.
q15031 set for 11am north baltimore. q15131 set for 11am detroit. q13130/q13131 annulled. q13229 hasn't left salem IL. q50831 colerain ave BE33 OH. q50931 deshler OH. q38631 greenwich OH. q38731 pickle rd toledo.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby Tom49801 » Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:54 am

09:46:58am Q327-31 Bangor's Center Street crossing mp CG60.35 with CSX engines #213 + #416 & 86 cars. He had dropped off 31 cars in Holland.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby SD80MAC » Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:16 am

D700 is westbound at Grandville with CSX 4050, 1 high top and a tank for Hartford, along with 5 coil cars. First stop Hartford, then Sawyer, then back to GR.

Y106 is eastbound at Seymour with CSX 2692, 2 gons from Beacon, 2 pipe flats for Alto, and 4 boxcars for Advance.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby trnwatcher » Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:17 am

11:16 EDT D700-31 WB GRANDVILLE CSXT4050 LEADING.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby BL2-1843 » Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:26 am

Tier4GEVO wrote:Huge Q328-30 clear Seymour out of Grand Rapids at 3:35 AM. 190 cars and over 14k tons. No work planned at Lansing. CSXT 5118 and CSXT 712 for power.

772 axles and over 11,500 feet of train as well when it went by Howell at 07:28. Surprised they made Ann Pere hill as I have seen trains with far less cars than that stall. Must have not been all that much tonnage in the train. Q32931 went west at 09:47 with 5292+5467 on the head end and 58 cars. Last 20 cars were stone loads. As reported earlier, grain empty V91930 went to Grand Ledge overnight with 92 cars and three units. CSX 304 on the lead. 3rd unit may have been foreign.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby SD80MAC » Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:51 am

Z151 northbound at Market St with 3408, 3406 and 55 cars.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby amtrak1007 » Tue Mar 31, 2020 11:54 am

SD80MAC wrote:Z151 northbound at Market St with 3408, 3406 and 55 cars.

well almost a 1:51 time... I'll take 11:51. I remember the A- used to wait to tone the AW/RN in an attempt to get the time on the EC-1 to be one fiddy one am ;)
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby Tom49801 » Tue Mar 31, 2020 12:03 pm

BL2-1843 wrote:
Tier4GEVO wrote:Huge Q328-30 clear Seymour out of Grand Rapids at 3:35 AM. 190 cars and over 14k tons. No work planned at Lansing. CSXT 5118 and CSXT 712 for power.

772 axles and over 11,500 feet of train as well when it went by Howell at 07:28. Surprised they made Ann Pere hill as I have seen trains with far less cars than that stall. Must have not been all that much tonnage in the train. Q32931 went west at 09:47 with 5292+5467 on the head end and 58 cars. Last 20 cars were stone loads. As reported earlier, grain empty V91930 went to Grand Ledge overnight with 92 cars and three units. CSX 304 on the lead. 3rd unit may have been foreign.

11:58am Q329-31 reported by the DD mp CH104.3 with 392 axles & 5,796 ft long. CSX #5292 + #5467 & 95 cars.
12:34pm Q329-31 reported by the DD mp CH126.3 with 392 axles & 5,758 ft long.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby Tom49801 » Tue Mar 31, 2020 12:44 pm

trnwatcher wrote:11:16 EDT D700-31 WB GRANDVILLE CSXT4050 LEADING.

12:39pm D700-31 westward Bangor's Center St crossing mp CG60.35 with CSX engine #4050 & 7 cars (1 Hi Top, 1 Tank & 5 Coils).
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby ~Z~ » Tue Mar 31, 2020 12:54 pm

Per Bangor chat, Q32631 by west end New Buffalo MI at 12:51pm.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby Tom49801 » Tue Mar 31, 2020 1:35 pm

~Z~ wrote:Per Bangor chat, Q32631 by west end New Buffalo MI at 12:51pm.

1:33pm Q326-31 reported by the DD mp CG91.9 with CSX engines #5485 + #949 & 110 cars.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby Tom49801 » Tue Mar 31, 2020 1:42 pm

1:40pm E801-31 entering the main at Holland mp CG25.3 with BNSF engines #9075 + #9232.
1:46pm Q326-31 cleared the St Joseph Bridge.
1:57pm D700-31 westward cleared the St Joseph Bridge.
2:18pm E801-31 going into Wells Siding mp CG41.4 to clear up for Q326-31.
2:37:05pm Q326-31 Bangor's Division St crossing mp CG60.93 with CSX engines #5485 + #949 & 110 cars.
3:33pm D700-31 eastward cleared the St Joseph Bridge.
3:43:33pm E801-31 at Bangor's Center St crossing mp CG60.35 with BNSF engines #9075 + #9232 & 130 empty coal cars.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby trnwatcher » Tue Mar 31, 2020 4:03 pm

Tom49801 wrote:
~Z~ wrote:Per Bangor chat, Q32631 by west end New Buffalo MI at 12:51pm.

1:33pm Q326-31 reported by the DD mp CG91.9 with CSX engines #5485 + #949 & 110 cars.

16:02 EDT Q326-31 EB AT 19.1.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby Tom49801 » Tue Mar 31, 2020 4:35 pm

4:28:33pm D700-31 eastward at Bangor's Division St crossing mp CG60.93 with CSX engine #4050 & 5 Coil cars.
4:46pm E801-31 reported from mp CG90 with BNSF engines #9075 + #9232 & 130 empty coal cars.
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Re: CSX Train Location Updates: March, 2020.

Unread postby SW » Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:05 pm

SB local just departed North Yard in Plymouth. CSX 2772 + 2 boxcars, 5 loaded lumber centerbeams, and 1 tanker.
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