BL21843 and I spent three days at Marion Union Station last week down in Marion, Ohio. We arrived at 6:30am Wednesday morning, April 10 and stayed put for 36 straight hours until 6:30pm Thursday, evening April 11 without missing a train. We then crashed at a local motel out by US23 and then was back at it again from 6:30am until 4:30pm on Friday, April 12 before heading back north to Michigan. In that time period we saw a total of 76 trains on CSX and 66 trains on NS for a grand total of 142 trains in 46 hours. On CSX we sighted a total of 132 locomotives of which 120 were CSX and the rest from other railroads. On NS we sighted a total of 120 locomotives of which 112 were from NS and the rest from other railroads. Grand total locomotives seen for the trip was 252. See below for the trains seen and for the video link:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2wOiZ ... PukFVJlqug
April 10th, 2019
Q261 Engs 3075csx530csx by 7:01am W
NS304 Engs 9150ns7572ns+6118ns by 7:15am S
Q262 Engs 256csx8128csx by 7:53am E
Y121 Eng 2575csx+Cab21293 by 8:11am E
Q366 Engs 7csx158csx by 8:12am E
NS178 Engs 1041ns9199ns+dpu1103ns by 8:28am N
NS25N Engs 9308ns9323ns by 8:49am N
H792 Eng 4233csx by 9:39am N
NS195 Engs 9600ns7648ns by 9:45am N
Q637 Engs 5339csx7858csx by 9:52am S
NS132 Engs 1141ns8455up by 10:19am N
Q635 Engs 3025csx2139cn by 10:20am S
L226 Engs 3169csxdpu856csx by 10:47am E
Q008 Engs 3220csx3297csx by 11:24am E
Q365 Engs 3247csx+454csx488csx by 11:44am W
Q292 Engs 7727up7411up+9544ns by 11:50am E
G018 Engs 828csx423csx light by 12:02pm E
NS376 Engs 9658ns3949up by 12:06pm N
W210 Engs 74csx3271csx by 12:14pm S
NS272 Engs 9891ns8093ns by 12:19pm S
NS17M Engs 9464ns9726ns+1186ns by 12:25pm N
V644 Engs 120csx3331csx by 12:26pm N
NS54E Engs 7698ns9434ns+9336ns by 12:37pm S
Q364 Engs 3064csx4027csx+dpu3042csx by 1:10pm E
NS375 Engs 7503ns9633ns by 1:18pm S
NS29G Eng 2624ns by 1:26pm N
Q314 Engs 3354csx143csx by 1:29pm S
NS218 Engs 8042ns9659ns by 1:35pm S
NS234 Engs 4066ns7653ns by 1:52pm S
G018 Engs 423csx828csx by 3:02pm W
Q349 Engs 5376csx5387csx+5228csx by 3:06pm W
H792 Eng 4233csx by 3:16pm S
NS578 Engs 1011ns9573ns+2600ns by 4:07pm S
NS194 Engs 3666ns1017ns+4165ns by 4:37pm S
NS861 Eng 7636ns by 4:50pm S
G797 Engs 423csx828csx by 5:14pm S
NS423 Eng 9414ns by 5:14pm S
NS857 Engs 9340ns6989ns by 5:19pm S
Q363 Engs 979csx5360csx by 6:18pm W
Q634 Engs 7071bnsf758bnsf+5236bnsf by 6:50pm N
NSL38 Eng 6118ns by 6:55pm N
K170 Engs 769csxdpu720csx by 7:22pm W
NSI5N Eng 7538ns by 7:32pm N
Q348 Engs 965csx453csx+75csx by 8:05pm E
Q254 Engs 347csx5328csx by 8:32pm E
G650 Engs 8568csx3370csx by 8:44pm S
NBCT Engs 5430csx839csx+583csx by 8:46pm N
NS188 Engs 1041ns9199ns+dpu1103ns by 8:48pm S
Q277 Engs 5406csx137csx by 9:33pm W
NS233 Engs 1088ns9200ns+1044ns by 9:45pm N
NS189 Engs 1020ns9037ns by 10:06pm N
NS422 Engs 1036ns2641ns by 10:32pm N
Q636 Engs 2139cn3025csx by 11:19pm N
NS217 Engs 4037ns9099ns by 11:19pm N
G752 Eng 3351csx by 11:29pm S
NS132 Engs 1115ns1114ns+9356ns by 11:50pm N
April 11th, 2019
NS179 Engs 1141ns8455up by 12:00am S
NS305 Engs 1160ns9510ns by 1:02am N
NS117 Engs 1175ns9343ns+8181ns by 1:04am S
Q216 Engs 5252csx5474csx by 1:18am E
NS175 Engs 9658ns3949up+9143ns by 1:24am S
NS26N Engs 7232ns4059ns by 1:49am S
T601 Engs 304csx171csx by 2:02am N
C799 Eng 351csx by 2:20am E
NS15Q Engs 9491ns by 3:03am N
NS178 Engs 4067ns9814ns+dpu7529ns by 3:24am N
NS18M Engs 2638ns8108ns+9103ns by 3:35am S
Q007 Engs 541csx3120csx by 4:03am W
NS170 Engs 1086ns9654ns by 4:35am N
NS25N Engs 9019ns7270ns by 5:15am N
NS304 Engs 9408ns9281ns by 5:22am S
V270 Engs 5347csx5289csx+867csx by 5:45am N
NS24D Eng 7153bnsf by 5:47am S
Q349 Engs 904csx41csx*2360csx6960csx+dpu3340csx by 6:53am W
NSL39 Eng 6118ns by 7:07am S
NS862 Engs 3630ns8179ns by 7:08am N
Q262 Engs 530csx3075csx by 8:05am E
Q261 Engs 440csx5246csx by 8:14am W
NS195 Engs 7229ns8340ns by 8:56am N
Y121 Eng 2575csx+Cab21293 by 9:07am E
NS376 Engs 5457csx499csx by 9:11am N
NS27V Engs 9876ns9450ns+9507ns by 9:27am N
T632 Engs 35csx3241csx by 9:37am N
Q217 Engs 319csx5408csx by 9:58am W
V077 Eng 910csx by 10:14am W
Q637 Eng 3176csx by 10:24am S
NS132 Engs 7609up5142up+6512up by 10:31am N
NS194 Engs 9763ns8440ns by 10:38am S
Q292 Engs 242csx7929csx by 10:51am E
Q008 Engs 3368csx7832csx by 11:20am E
NS218 Engs 4090ns9022ns by 11:30am S
T506 Engs 3140csx83csx by 11:45am N
Q365 Engs 158csx7csx by 12:27pm W
Q366 Engs 3215csxdpu3197csx by 12:37pm E
U700 Engs 842csx585csx+3057csx by 1:05pm W
NS272 Engs 7650ns9916ns by 1:14pm S
NS170 Engs 9908ns8088up*2609ns6981ns by 1:17pm N
NS234 Engs 8126ns3615ns by 1:44pm S
V672 Engs 942csx5235csx+3148csx by 1:58pm N
SBWBCT Engs 724csx210csx+5367csx by 2:46pm SW
Q364 Engs 3245csx5360csx+dpu979csx by 3:00pm E
L227 Engs 31csx958csx by 3:08pm W
NS29G Eng 8976ns by 3:24pm N
T509 Engs 3377csx5309csx by 3:45pm N
Q363 Engs 549csx5445csx by 4:14pm W
NS117 Engs 1115ns1114ns+2545ns by 4:36pm S
NS175 Engs 4067ns9814ns+7529ns by 4:51pm S
NS179 Engs 9510ns1160ns by 5:40pm S
Q635 Engs 3409csxdpu3253csx by 5:50pm S
NS188 Engs 7329ns9120ns+7229ns by 6:06pm S
April 12th, 2019
NS15Q Eng 9414ns by 7:02am N
NS27V Engs 9799ns9233ns by 7:20am N
NS132 Engs 8329ns7337ns+8992ns by 7:44am N
NS24D Eng 4122ns by 7:56am S
Q217 Engs 480csx205csx by 8:10am W
Q365 Engs 3197csx3215csx+6152csx by 8:32am W
Q292 Engs 5261csx5487csx*6406csx2200csx by 8:52am E
H792 Engs 6531csx2782csx by 8:58am N
NS194 Engs 9150ns7572ns by 9:05am S
Q637 Engs 5324csx5270csx by 9:25am S
Q349 Engs 7156up7495up by 10:00am W
NS178 Engs7502ns9567ns+dpu4173ns by 10:26am N
NS51Z Engs8459ns9649ns by 10:50am N
L226 Engs 3442csx51csx by 11:04am E
Q216 Eng 7817csx by 11:33am E
NS851 Engs 8084ns9233ns by 11:40am S
H792 Engs 2782csx6531csx by 11:41am S
T506 Engs 3296csx33csx by 11:51am N
NS272 Engs 9421ns9170ns by 11:56am S
Q635 Engs 974csx5482csx+dpu3086csx by 12:20pm S
Q008 Engs 3120csx541csx by 12:41pm E
NS234 Engs 1044ns3660ns by 12:56pm S
NS218 Engs 4037ns9437ns by 1:31pm S
G681 Engs 3241csx35csx*3331csx120csx by 1:47pm S
K446 Engs 3052csx9727cp by 2:04pm N
NS375 Engs 9366ns2594ns by 2:08pm S
W210 Engs 7786csx967csx by 2:23pm S
Q366 Engs 5445csx549csx by 2:50pm E
Q263 Engs 4226csx4083csx by 2:57pm W
Q363 Engs 5418csx5274csx by 4:10pm W
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