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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby DT&I » Tue Mar 13, 2012 8:38 pm

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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby atrainguy60 » Tue Mar 13, 2012 9:15 pm

Does the GR&P still have trackage rights on the AA, Ypsi?
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby DT&I » Tue Mar 13, 2012 9:17 pm

atrainguy60 wrote:Does the GR&P still have trackage rights on the AA, Ypsi?

Oh yea forgot about that, you may need to make a new deal lol
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby atrainguy60 » Tue Mar 13, 2012 9:25 pm

Ypsi, if you let me have trackage rights to Toledo, your trains will have trackage rights on any of my tracks.
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby DT&I » Tue Mar 13, 2012 9:33 pm

atrainguy60 wrote:Ypsi, if you let me have trackage rights to Toledo, your trains will have trackage rights on any of my tracks.

If you had trackage rights on the AA then you wouldnt need them on the DT&C becuase they both go to Toledo.
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby Ypsi » Tue Mar 13, 2012 9:45 pm

atrainguy60 wrote:Ypsi, if you let me have trackage rights to Toledo, your trains will have trackage rights on any of my tracks.

Sure if you're looking for a second route
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby DT&I » Tue Mar 13, 2012 9:46 pm

Speed limit on the DT&C is now 55 MPH between Toledo and Detroit.
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby Michigan Railfan » Tue Mar 13, 2012 9:53 pm

I'll have the map for the DR&EC up sometime tomorrow. It will pretty much be all just trackage rights as the company has little of its own track.
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby DT&I » Tue Mar 13, 2012 9:56 pm

Michigan Railfan wrote:I'll have the map for the DR&EC up sometime tomorrow. It will pretty much be all just trackage rights as the company has little of its own track.

Do they go to Toledo?
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby Michigan Railfan » Tue Mar 13, 2012 10:06 pm

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Michigan Railfan wrote:I'll have the map for the DR&EC up sometime tomorrow. It will pretty much be all just trackage rights as the company has little of its own track.

Do they go to Toledo?


That's what I'm working on. When I saw how much track the DT&C owned in the Detroit area, I needed to rethink the lines in which it had rights. I'm thinking they will, along the DT&C's routes from detroit. I'll have to go on my desktop computer to see an enlarged version of the map so I can see the lines that the Class 1's and paper railroads own. Then, I'll make the map.
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby DT&I » Tue Mar 13, 2012 10:08 pm

The DT&C mainline is already crowded with trains even though it is triple tracked the GR&P, TSCR, and DT&C all have trains running on it. Trackage rights might not be an option at this point.
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby Michigan Railfan » Tue Mar 13, 2012 10:12 pm

DT&I wrote:The DT&C mainline is already crowded with trains even though it is triple tracked the GR&P, TSCR, and DT&C all have trains running on it. Trackage rights might not be an option at this point.


Gotcha. So, did you buy the tracks from NS/CN or did the DT&C lay their own tracks, leaving the NS/CN tracks still there?
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby DT&I » Tue Mar 13, 2012 10:14 pm

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DT&I wrote:The DT&C mainline is already crowded with trains even though it is triple tracked the GR&P, TSCR, and DT&C all have trains running on it. Trackage rights might not be an option at this point.


Gotcha. So, did you buy the tracks from NS/CN or did the DT&C lay their own tracks, leaving the NS/CN tracks still there?

We built our own, I mean if you want your trains to sit in sidings for 15 mins to an hour you can have trackage rights.
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby Michigan Railfan » Tue Mar 13, 2012 10:23 pm

Cool. This means I can still have the rights to the NS/CN tracks, so I'll just do that instead. Like I said, I'll have the map up (hopefully) sometime tomorrow.
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby DT&I » Tue Mar 13, 2012 10:25 pm

You have the roster in mind yet? The DT&C needs more power in Toledo so we are trying to lease locomotives.
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby Michigan Railfan » Tue Mar 13, 2012 10:27 pm

DT&I wrote:You have the roster in mind yet? The DT&C needs more power in Toledo so we are trying to lease locomotives.


Nope, still working on that as well. I'm falling behind :P
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

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DT&I wrote:You have the roster in mind yet? The DT&C needs more power in Toledo so we are trying to lease locomotives.


Nope, still working on that as well. I'm falling behind :P

LOL its ok, i fell behind on the rest of my smaller rr's so i just let them go and let my two class 1 railroads flourish.
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby DT&I » Wed Mar 14, 2012 11:14 am

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The Line should be over the former IORY, not NS.
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby Saturnalia » Wed Mar 14, 2012 11:21 am

Okay, we've got mine, DT&I's, and Ypsi's. Looks like atrain and Michigan to go?
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Re: Michigan Paper Railroads

Unread postby Saturnalia » Wed Mar 14, 2012 11:01 pm

Just to let you all know, I'm planning on creating the collaboritave map on Firday night. No hurry, but if it can be in, I'd appretiate it. I'm Figuring that I'm waiting for atrainguy and Michigan Railfan (the one with the icky avatar...GO MICHIGAN! :twisted: ). :twisted: if I should'shouldn't wait, please post here. Then, after this, We'll be able to see what track is left....if there is any :mrgreen:
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