Downriver Detroit 7.31.20

Give us a run down of what you saw, post pictures if you'd like...any info is welcome.
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Downriver Detroit 7.31.20

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CP 140 by Delray Tower with DPU.

ImageCP 140 by Delray Tower by tcamp7837, on Flickr

ImageDPU by Delray Tower by tcamp7837, on Flickr

CP 141 by Ecorse Jct.

ImageCP 141 - Ecorse Jct, Detroit by tcamp7837, on Flickr

Classic Soo Flatcar.

ImageSoo Flatcar by tcamp7837, on Flickr

Shuttlewagon switching Detroit Salt. The ex Conrail HLCX 0007 sits dead at the end of their spur.

ImageDetroit Salt Shuttlewagon by tcamp7837, on Flickr

ImageIMG_4644 by tcamp7837, on Flickr

CN 116 at the Conrail Bridge with the no longer occupied Bridge Tower.

ImageCN 116 - Conrail Bridge, River Rouge by tcamp7837, on Flickr

Illinois Central Painted 1020 Trailing.

ImageIC 1020 by tcamp7837, on Flickr

Conrail RR-40 gathering their cars for Lincoln Yard while RR-20 switches the other end of the yard.

ImageConrail Rouge Jobs, YD, River Rouge by tcamp7837, on Flickr

CN 506 from Toledo running around their train between Coolidge and Ecorse. Then proceeded Long Hood Forward to Flat Rock.

ImageCN 5749, Ecorse, Shoreline Sub by tcamp7837, on Flickr

ImageCN 5749, Mill St, Ecorse by tcamp7837, on Flickr

ImageCN 506 - Wyandotte MI by
tcamp7837, on Flickr

Conrail RR-25 coming north on the Lincoln Secondary with all Hi Cubes from Ford Brownstown.

ImageConrail RR-25 - Cicotte St, Lincoln Secondary by tcamp7837, on Flickr

NS 21N coming south on the Detroit Line.

ImageNS 21N - Emmons St, Wyandotte by tcamp7837, on Flickr

CN 573 coming north on the Flatrock Sub to South Yard.

ImageCN 573 - Wyandotte, MI by tcamp7837, on Flickr

ImageCN 573 crossing Jefferson by tcamp7837, on Flickr

ImageCN South Yard by tcamp7837, on Flickr

USS Steel Switching

ImageGreat Lakes Works - Ecorse, MI by tcamp7837, on Flickr

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Re: Downriver Detroit 7.31.20

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Thanks for posting CRD. I like your descriptions of the trains.
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Re: Downriver Detroit 7.31.20

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I wonder if Helm leasing said they can keep it. Exhaust stacks not capped probably won't help reliability.

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