Took a trip down to the Chesterton area, where both the NS Chicago Line and CSX Garrett Sub run in close proximity of each other. Here is a timeline of what I saw.
Alida, Indiana - CSX Garrett Sub
- Between 6pm and 9pm, 14 trains were observed on the Garrett Sub near Alida. Did not have scanner with me. 8 intermodals, 5 manifests, 1 oil.
Chesterton IN - NS Chicago Line
15 trains passed between 8 AM and 5 PM. Was incredibly slow.
WB Manifest (33 something)
WB Manifest (37 something)
Then to the Garrett Sub for 45 mins between 7 and 7:45 PM. Observed 4 trains, 2 intermodals, 1 oil, 1 coal.
Give us a run down of what you saw, post pictures if you'd like...any info is welcome.