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by 9xs
Tue May 19, 2020 4:32 am
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: Pine Jct switches and crossovers removed
Replies: 14
Views: 3769

Re: Pine Jct switches and crossovers removed

there were double crossovers there too, now using the crossovers at Cline Ave. Will have to look for new intermediate signals replacing the Pine interlocking signals
by 9xs
Mon May 18, 2020 11:42 pm
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: Pine Jct switches and crossovers removed
Replies: 14
Views: 3769

Pine Jct switches and crossovers removed

CSX has apparently removed the crossovers and switch to the NS at Pine Jct. CSX traffic to Barr now must go via the UP at Dolton.
by 9xs
Wed May 06, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates: May, 2020
Replies: 421
Views: 60589

Re: CSX Train Location Updates: May, 2020

Q326 by NS Miller at 1150 ET with 3338 leading 2 other engines, several ballast and rock cars on front, one load of pipes.
by 9xs
Wed May 06, 2020 2:55 am
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: Wreck at East Chicago
Replies: 11
Views: 5555

Re: Wreck at East Chicago

The oil cars from the derailment are being dismantled and scrapped at Calumet tower
by 9xs
Wed May 06, 2020 2:53 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Amtrak Train Location Updates 2020
Replies: 63
Views: 42063

Re: Amtrak Train Location Updates 2020

Charger IDTX 4621 is currently in a repair facility in East Chicago, IN.
by 9xs
Fri Apr 03, 2020 2:03 am
Forum: Chit Chat Babble Room
Topic: April, 2020 Obituaries.
Replies: 34
Views: 12088

Re: April, 2020 Obituaries.

Julie Bennett, voice of Cindy Bear (Yogi's girlfriend) at 88

https://deadline.com/2020/04/julie-benn ... 202898851/
by 9xs
Mon Mar 02, 2020 4:23 am
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: Wreck at East Chicago
Replies: 11
Views: 5555

Re: Wreck at East Chicago

Several oil cars and a BNSF engine are in East Chicago yard, along with a B&O themed caboose on another track there.
by 9xs
Wed Feb 19, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: CN Petcoke Project
Replies: 1
Views: 3128

Re: CN Petcoke Project

Grasselli interlocking in East Chicago has newmultit-aspect signals up, with activation forthcoming. A CN switch east of there has equipment on the ground for construction.
by 9xs
Thu Jan 16, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: New Control Point CP Indy at MP B501.5
Replies: 101
Views: 74121

Re: New Control Point CP Indy at MP B501.5

It appears that West Spriggsboro has been folded into CN Crossings MCP addess and is now all part of Tower. East Spriggsboro has a new name , as do most of the NKP sidings
by 9xs
Mon Jan 06, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Michigan Talk
Topic: Lake State Coal
Replies: 35
Views: 12089

Re: Lake State Coal

One went through Deshler just now going on NW wye
by 9xs
Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:52 am
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: NS derailment west of Laporte
Replies: 0
Views: 3993

NS derailment west of Laporte

IN Tek steel train just derailed a car around Holmesville Rd at MP 471
by 9xs
Mon Dec 02, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Locations Updates December 2019
Replies: 369
Views: 67613

Re: CSX Train Locations Updates December 2019

W001 the geometry train working the Porter branch and making a reverse move at NS CP 482
by 9xs
Sat Oct 05, 2019 12:38 am
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: Tolleston Discussion
Replies: 62
Views: 48953

Re: Tolleston & High Line Questions

A fairly large construction project is happening in the Tolleston area. Street work at the CSX xing at 9th & Taft, at the xing around Taft & Wabash. MoW equipment has been parked at 9th Ave and the Ft. Wayne xing for over a month. Might not be railroad related, but I just find it odd that work is h...
by 9xs
Wed Aug 21, 2019 10:16 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019
Replies: 356
Views: 74613

Re: CSX Train Location Updates - August 2019

Q326-21 has 7851 and 125, long train with 4 flats of pipes, same power as Q642 in Dyer yesterday
by 9xs
Fri Aug 09, 2019 10:27 pm
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: "OAK" interlocking on Matteson Sub
Replies: 0
Views: 5100

"OAK" interlocking on Matteson Sub

CN was busy today working at "OAK" interlocking at just north of Van Loon at 25th Avenue, milepost 40.0. It features a double crossover plus a switch leading to the NS NKP main.
I could not get pictures, but Google Street View and aerials accurately show the configuration.
by 9xs
Thu Jul 11, 2019 1:46 am
Forum: Indiana Talk
Topic: Tolleston Discussion
Replies: 62
Views: 48953

Re: Tolleston & High Line Questions

GaryIndianaRailFan wrote:The mower is gone as of yesterday.
Saw it occupying the main in Lake Station
by 9xs
Fri Jun 07, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: Derailment in Swanton
Replies: 26
Views: 23279

Re: Derailment in Swanton

bdconrail29 wrote:Is the line still closed?
Amtrak has delayed the departure time for 30 and 48 and trains are leaving Chicago for a anticipated reopening of a track
by 9xs
Fri Jun 07, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: Derailment in Swanton
Replies: 26
Views: 23279

Re: Derailment in Swanton

Amtrak passengers are being transported between staions... via school bus

https://twitter.com/jjhrdl111/status/11 ... 1319043073
by 9xs
Mon Jun 03, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Train Location Updates / Heads Ups
Topic: Amtrak updates June 2019
Replies: 40
Views: 32922

Re: Amtrak updates June 2019

AEM-7s 929 and 938 were towed in on 29 today