Michigan Short Line Updates: February 2020

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Re: Michigan Short Line Updates: February 2020

Unread postby Patriot » Wed Feb 26, 2020 12:07 pm

GRE - EB Leonard at 11:05 with six CHs for King. Appears they struggled with the elevation on the east side of the Grand River today -- left some cars on the bridge over the river. All cars are red BNSF CHs. Two EB runs today.
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Re: Michigan Short Line Updates: February 2020

Unread postby Patriot » Wed Feb 26, 2020 1:33 pm

GRE - EB Leonard at 12:30 with the remainder of the cars they left on and east of the Grand River bridge earlier today. 6 CHs.
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Re: Michigan Short Line Updates: February 2020

Unread postby Patriot » Wed Feb 26, 2020 4:37 pm

GRE - WB Leonard at 3:37 with 4 CHs.
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Re: Michigan Short Line Updates: February 2020

Unread postby Patriot » Thu Feb 27, 2020 9:18 am

GRE - EB Leonard at 8:20 with 13 CHs (11 are for King).
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Re: Michigan Short Line Updates: February 2020

Unread postby Patriot » Fri Feb 28, 2020 11:41 am

GRE - EB Leonard at 10:42 with six CHs
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Re: Michigan Short Line Updates: February 2020

Unread postby Patriot » Fri Feb 28, 2020 2:46 pm

GRE - WB Leonard at 1:40 with six CHs from King.
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Re: Michigan Short Line Updates: February 2020

Unread postby HESR3868 » Sat Feb 29, 2020 12:53 pm

Raildudes dad wrote:Get me a car # sometime if you can

I looked back on photos from November and one of the 2 cars pictured is a TAEX 2560.
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Re: Michigan Short Line Updates: February 2020

Unread postby Raildudes dad » Sat Feb 29, 2020 2:29 pm

The car came E from Worcester MA, was loaded in St Louis and emptied in Worcester MA
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Re: Michigan Short Line Updates: February 2020

Unread postby dave989 » Sat Feb 29, 2020 3:09 pm

MQT Z151 sitting under I-96 near Van's waiting for a crew. Been sittin there awhile.
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Re: Michigan Short Line Updates: February 2020

Unread postby Saturnalia » Sat Feb 29, 2020 3:15 pm

dave989 wrote:MQT Z151 sitting under I-96 near Van's waiting for a crew. Been sittin there awhile.

Will sit until Sunday sometime
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Re: Michigan Short Line Updates: February 2020

Unread postby HESR3868 » Sat Feb 29, 2020 4:39 pm

Raildudes dad wrote:The car came E from Worcester MA, was loaded in St Louis and emptied in Worcester MA

Some also go out west towards Iowa.
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