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by Mark F
Wed May 19, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: Deshler vs. Fostoria - Which Is Busier?
Replies: 7
Views: 4267

Re: Deshler vs. Fostoria - Which Is Busier?

Virtual Railfan has new streaming cameras up at Fostoria in addition to the ones that Railstream already had up. Also includes links to the scanner and a train log.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1MghK_OVZyk&t=0s
by Mark F
Thu May 06, 2021 1:48 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2021
Replies: 75
Views: 12125

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates May 2021

393 & 392 northbound thru CMU. Lot of gons with ties.
by Mark F
Sat May 01, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - May 2021
Replies: 1080
Views: 48039

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - May 2021

Can hear a train currently rolling through Elmdale. D705 I assume?
by Mark F
Mon Feb 15, 2021 10:23 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Burley Park Railway
Replies: 14
Views: 14447

Re: Burley Park Railway

I think might have lived across the street from Ed Bytwerk when I was young.
Not sure if I am fudging any copyright laws here.
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by Mark F
Sat Feb 13, 2021 10:22 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Burley Park Railway
Replies: 14
Views: 14447

Re: Burley Park Railway

Lowell Ledger ran a nice feature in this week's issue about the the operation of the Ramona train when it was located in Lowell. Some the walking trails in the new North Riverfront Park behind Walgreen's are located on the old roadbed. I think this is the first time I've heard of a miniature rails-t...
by Mark F
Sat Jan 09, 2021 6:03 pm
Forum: Railfanning Information
Topic: ONE CSX...
Replies: 15
Views: 9214

Re: ONE CSX...

Huh, I thought that there were multiple CSXs now.
by Mark F
Tue Dec 29, 2020 6:29 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9477
Views: 745326

Re: Where Is It?

William Ferry Park in Ferrysburg. Lead to Johnston Boiler.
by Mark F
Sun Dec 27, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: Something with East Columbus Terminal Railway
Replies: 58
Views: 35024

Re: Where/what is this railroad(East Terminal?)? Actual real question.

Link in the comments to a map of the Blacklick neighborhood in Columbus, a couple miles east of the airport.
by Mark F
Fri Dec 18, 2020 9:20 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - December 2020
Replies: 821
Views: 75524

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - December 2020

Something blowing through Elmdale just now.
by Mark F
Thu Dec 17, 2020 6:38 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9477
Views: 745326

Re: Where Is It?

Looks sort of like the Elmdale area.
by Mark F
Thu Nov 05, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: COVID-19 Poll
Replies: 16
Views: 11765

Re: COVID-19 Poll

Depends on who wins the election.
by Mark F
Sun Sep 27, 2020 9:39 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9477
Views: 745326

Re: Where Is It?

Tracks in town being abandoned in favor of an suburban industrial park. Article in Trains Magazine Newswire if you have access: https://trn.trains.com/news/news-wire/2019/12/30-move-to-industrial-park-brings-traffic-to-montana-shortline-sets-stage-for-new-rail-trail. BNSF takeover story here: https:...
by Mark F
Sun Sep 27, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9477
Views: 745326

Re: Where Is It?

N Meridian Rd Crossing in Kalispell, MT. Stopped near there for lunch once on the way to Glacier National Park.
by Mark F
Tue Sep 15, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: National / Other States Talk
Topic: UP Live Streamed Derailment
Replies: 2
Views: 2925

UP Live Streamed Derailment

UP put a train on the ground live on Virtual Railfan this morning. Go to their Kansas City Santa Fe Jct YouTube channel and rewind to 7:49am.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNvU59Ld8aA
by Mark F
Tue Aug 18, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Great Lakes Central Updates August 2020
Replies: 53
Views: 33528

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates August 2020

Northbound just went past CMU.
by Mark F
Fri Aug 14, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Great Lakes Central Updates August 2020
Replies: 53
Views: 33528

Re: Great Lakes Central Updates August 2020

My son just moved into his dorm right next to the tracks at CMU today. Says he can currently hear a train approaching campus. Not sure yet which direction it is headed, thinks it is northbound.
by Mark F
Tue Aug 11, 2020 7:47 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9477
Views: 745326

Re: Where Is It?

The RoadRailer is at Kentwood Excavating on Broadmoor/M-37 in Kentwood.
by Mark F
Mon Aug 03, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9477
Views: 745326

Re: Where Is It?

Active CSX mainline is less than 1000ft directly behind the far side of the trailer in the original photo.
The trailer is the first one on the right as you pull into the parking lot.
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by Mark F
Sun Aug 02, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9477
Views: 745326

Re: Where Is It?

It is in a construction yard in West Michigan.
by Mark F
Wed Jul 29, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: Where Is It?
Replies: 9477
Views: 745326

Re: Where Is It?

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