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by ~Z~
Sat Jun 19, 2021 9:21 am
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Incident in Allegan Co.
Replies: 2
Views: 185

Re: Incident in Allegan Co.

Per Google maps traffic overlay, looks like it's likely in Fennville.
by ~Z~
Thu Jun 17, 2021 3:22 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Shortline Updates June, 2021
Replies: 68
Views: 1977

Re: Shortline Updates June, 2021

Grand Elk north through Byron Center at 3:22pm. WAMX 4225, WAMX 4209 and 40 cars.
by ~Z~
Wed Jun 16, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Shortline Updates June, 2021
Replies: 68
Views: 1977

Re: Shortline Updates June, 2021

Grand elk south through Byron Center at 5:55pm, wamx 4124, wamx 4017 and about 25 cars. Probably went north mid afternoon while I was away.
by ~Z~
Wed Jun 16, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: Web Site updates, questions, and suggestions
Topic: Website not loading properly
Replies: 1
Views: 58

Re: Website not loading properly

Can you let me know how it's loading now?
I was fixing the site to load on https instead of http, and some redirects weren't working afterwards. Believe I have the redirects taken care of.
by ~Z~
Tue Jun 15, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Shortline Updates June, 2021
Replies: 68
Views: 1977

Re: Shortline Updates June, 2021

Grand Elk north through Byron Center at 4:30pm. WAMX 4225, WAMX 4209 and 34 cars.

Grand Elk south with 4209, 4225, and only about 10 cars. Had a loaded centerbeam on the head of the train.
by ~Z~
Mon Jun 14, 2021 5:03 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Shortline Updates June, 2021
Replies: 68
Views: 1977

Re: Shortline Updates June, 2021

Grand Elk north through Byron Center at 5:01pm. WAMX 4125, WAMX 4124, and 44 cars on this nice breezy, partly cloudy, low humidity day.

Back south at 8:06pm. Wamx 4124 and 4225 and about 20 cars.
by ~Z~
Mon Jun 14, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Historical Q & A
Topic: Moline MI Memorial
Replies: 4
Views: 3059

Re: Moline MI Memorial

Located in this small park in Moline MI, shown on this map: https://goo.gl/maps/RkrYCqRJSLqsfHmM8
by ~Z~
Fri Jun 11, 2021 5:22 pm
Forum: Model Railroading
Topic: Animation - model layout on a wheel
Replies: 2
Views: 163

Animation - model layout on a wheel

https://www.reddit.com/r/oddlysatisfyin ... on_that_i/
I thought at first that someone built this as it looks very realistic. Train has tracks moving underneath it, train staying in rough same position as tracks roll by.
by ~Z~
Fri Jun 11, 2021 10:43 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Shortline Updates June, 2021
Replies: 68
Views: 1977

Re: Shortline Updates June, 2021

Strange - heard some GDLK southbound through Byron Center approx 8:45am. Wifey said it looked like a red locomotive, maybe a 2nd one behind it, and that was it. Odd to hear them southbound lite in the morning, especially after they ran south last night. So at 10:40am, the WAMX 4190 Wisconsin & Sout...
by ~Z~
Fri Jun 11, 2021 9:30 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Shortline Updates June, 2021
Replies: 68
Views: 1977

Re: Shortline Updates June, 2021

Strange - heard some GDLK southbound through Byron Center approx 8:45am. Wifey said it looked like a red locomotive, maybe a 2nd one behind it, and that was it. Odd to hear them southbound lite in the morning, especially after they ran south last night.
by ~Z~
Thu Jun 10, 2021 8:44 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Shortline Updates June, 2021
Replies: 68
Views: 1977

Re: Shortline Updates June, 2021

Grand elk north through Byron Center at 8:40pm. Hlcx 3834 long hood forward, WAMX 4125 and WAMX 4124 with 35 cars. Been weeks since I've spotted them.
Back south at 10:56, looked like 3 locos and maybe 45ish cars.
by ~Z~
Thu Jun 10, 2021 4:38 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: NS 2021 Updates
Replies: 147
Views: 43852

Re: NS 2021 Updates

NS intermodal east at Chesterton IN at 4:38pm eastern, couple of dash 9's leading, I'd guess.
by ~Z~
Mon Jun 07, 2021 10:17 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - June 2021
Replies: 665
Views: 11753

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - June 2021

Guessing q327 parked under I-94 at Sawyer Michigan at 10:18 a.m.
by ~Z~
Sat Jun 05, 2021 10:01 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9477
Views: 748564

Re: Where Is It?

Rodney is correct - good job tracking it down. Kiddo has a soccer game in Plainwell so I was browsing the map nearby and saw that google found Grand Elk.
by ~Z~
Sat Jun 05, 2021 8:42 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9477
Views: 748564

Re: Where Is It?

It is somewhere on the grand elk between Grand rapids and white pigeon.
by ~Z~
Fri Jun 04, 2021 10:55 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9477
Views: 748564

Re: Where Is It?

Where be it?
Google street view, so it can be found. Shouldn't be too hard to figure out which railroad this is :)
by ~Z~
Wed Jun 02, 2021 11:11 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: ADBF Ownership Change
Replies: 2
Views: 764

Re: ADBF Ownership Change

Selling and having ownership head to Chris Bagwell of GLC fame. Chris was Executive Vice-President and General Manager of the Great Lakes Central Railroad (GLC) in years past.
by ~Z~
Tue Jun 01, 2021 3:25 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - June 2021
Replies: 665
Views: 11753

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - June 2021

GP30M4216 wrote:
Tue Jun 01, 2021 10:04 am
~Z~ wrote:
Tue Jun 01, 2021 10:00 am
Q326 East at Sawyer at 10:00 a.m.
2326, a road slug leading?? :twisted:

Assume this is Q326. As of 09:55, D702 switching Zeeland.
yup yup. Saw q326 going under I-94 eastbound by Arlington Metals as I was westbound to Chicago at 10am.
by ~Z~
Tue Jun 01, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - June 2021
Replies: 665
Views: 11753

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - June 2021

Q326 East at Sawyer at 10:00 a.m.
by ~Z~
Mon May 31, 2021 9:03 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - May 2021
Replies: 1080
Views: 51662

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - May 2021

PyrodronProd wrote:
Mon May 31, 2021 8:44 pm
Got to Williamston and can verify that one of the knuckles split on a car
Per Google maps, looks like they have Zimmer road blocked west of Williamston.