Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Daily whereabouts of train locations along with sightings for heads ups to other railfans.
User avatar
SW
Rail Trail Explorer
Posts: 10226
Joined: Tue Jul 05, 2005 10:51 pm
Location: Northville, MI - 1 mile east of MP 79 on the CSX Saginaw Sub

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Unread post by SW »

AANscaleRunner wrote:395 and 397 leaving Cadillac for Clare at 0855 with 20 cars.
Was switching Northern Logistics around 12:30. The northbound train is now in town, with GLC 393 + 396.

2 pm UPDATE: looks like it's preparing to head north with 44 cars.
Northville Steve

KC8RBK
Railroadfan...fan
Posts: 4020
Joined: Sat Oct 23, 2010 11:41 pm
Location: Charlotte, Mi
Contact:

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Unread post by KC8RBK »

Sounded like 382 nb at pitt with lights into durand yard 2230.

AANscaleRunner
Railroadfan...fan
Posts: 2250
Joined: Sun Jun 19, 2011 7:06 pm
Location: Cadillac Michigan

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Unread post by AANscaleRunner »

Leaving Cadillac for Clare at 0900.


TSBy390
Railroadfan...fan
Posts: 94
Joined: Sat Mar 03, 2012 1:40 pm

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Unread post by TSBy390 »

GLC is in Durand yard currently

KC8RBK
Railroadfan...fan
Posts: 4020
Joined: Sat Oct 23, 2010 11:41 pm
Location: Charlotte, Mi
Contact:

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Unread post by KC8RBK »

Nb with 2 units near Summerton rd at 1337.

AANscaleRunner
Railroadfan...fan
Posts: 2250
Joined: Sun Jun 19, 2011 7:06 pm
Location: Cadillac Michigan

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Unread post by AANscaleRunner »

Returned to Cadillac at 1730.


AANscaleRunner
Railroadfan...fan
Posts: 2250
Joined: Sun Jun 19, 2011 7:06 pm
Location: Cadillac Michigan

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Unread post by AANscaleRunner »

Looks like a Petoskey run today. Long string of plastics, cement and buffer cars pulled from Tufford Yard before 1000. Looked like a couple tanks for Kalkaska also.

Edit: North of Mancelona at 1345.

User avatar
LansingRailFan
Railroadfan...fan
Posts: 474
Joined: Fri Nov 01, 2019 4:21 pm
Location: Lansing

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Unread post by LansingRailFan »

Early run to AP today and a Middleton run as well.

AANscaleRunner
Railroadfan...fan
Posts: 2250
Joined: Sun Jun 19, 2011 7:06 pm
Location: Cadillac Michigan

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Unread post by AANscaleRunner »

Leaving Cadillac for Clare at 0930.

KC8RBK
Railroadfan...fan
Posts: 4020
Joined: Sat Oct 23, 2010 11:41 pm
Location: Charlotte, Mi
Contact:

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Unread post by KC8RBK »

Nb at the south Isabella county line. 2 units. LOADED 8 axle flat car in the mix. 5 empty beam cars 1028

KC8RBK
Railroadfan...fan
Posts: 4020
Joined: Sat Oct 23, 2010 11:41 pm
Location: Charlotte, Mi
Contact:

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Unread post by KC8RBK »

Sb working the ithaca bean plant at 1653. Pretty long train. Tail end is almost to the 127 bridge and the other end at the switch.

AANscaleRunner
Railroadfan...fan
Posts: 2250
Joined: Sun Jun 19, 2011 7:06 pm
Location: Cadillac Michigan

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2020

Unread post by AANscaleRunner »

393 and 396 returned to Cadillac at 1450 with 34 cars. 23 of which are for McBain.

Locked