CN Updates - December 2019

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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby Manistique » Fri Dec 27, 2019 7:33 pm

Manistique wrote:Just saw an odd train SB passing MP 22.5 at 4:50 pm. GTW 5852 solo with a train of about 20 cars, about half autoracks and the tail-end flats that looked like for truck frame loading (which we never see anymore on the Holly, loaded or unloaded, since the Pontiac truck plant closed in 2009) and some mixed freight, mostly boxcars. Maybe it was the tail-end of that 280 that split in Fenton today?


This locomotive, 5852, just drifted NB past MP 22.5 lite at 6:30 pm, whatever its job was, it being done. Probably a yard job out of Pontiac, like an old 513.
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby MtClemensRailFan » Fri Dec 27, 2019 9:15 pm

M384 through New Haven at 20:02. CN 2678, 2276, 5721, & 2586 with 91 cars. I love the sound of a K3L horn on a quiet night. It’s very calming. :D
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby nichoff81 » Fri Dec 27, 2019 9:33 pm

364 mm 205 at 2030
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby nichoff81 » Fri Dec 27, 2019 9:50 pm

Wb mixed freight with 7CN mm 205 at 2047
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby nichoff81 » Sat Dec 28, 2019 9:42 am

Wb mixed freight with 3CN mm 205 at 0841
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby David Lang » Sat Dec 28, 2019 10:01 am

Southbound 280 by Linden at 9:00am with BNSF 5176?, BNSF 6836, 106 autoracks.

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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby Manistique » Sat Dec 28, 2019 12:27 pm

David Lang wrote:Southbound 280 by Linden at 9:00am with BNSF 5176?, BNSF 6836, 106 autoracks.

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This train went SB past MP 22.5 at 10:25 am.
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby KC8RBK » Sat Dec 28, 2019 2:56 pm

Eb manifest by 205 with 3 cn 1354
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby KC8RBK » Sat Dec 28, 2019 3:39 pm

Eb rack train by 205 at 1436 with 2 cn elephant style. Ge leading emd.
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby David Lang » Sat Dec 28, 2019 4:10 pm

Northbound 251, by Linden at 3:04pm with 2 BNSF, 3 CN (sorry, didn't get loco numbers), 69 cars, mostly autoracks.

Should be coming into Gaines as I type this.

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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby KC8RBK » Sat Dec 28, 2019 4:44 pm

Wb manifest by 205 at 1543 with 3 cn and a citi.
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby KC8RBK » Sat Dec 28, 2019 5:41 pm

David Lang wrote:Northbound 251, by Linden at 3:04pm with 2 BNSF, 3 CN (sorry, didn't get loco numbers), 69 cars, mostly autoracks.

Should be coming into Gaines as I type this.

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By 205 at 1638
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby MtClemensRailFan » Sat Dec 28, 2019 6:11 pm

M385 through Mt. Clemens at 16:54. CN 5647, 2608, & 2023 with 116 cars. Following E271 down to Flat Rock which was about 30 minutes ahead of him. Both met L533N at Haven who waited in the siding.
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby KC8RBK » Sat Dec 28, 2019 6:13 pm

Short eb, maybe 402, by 205 with 4 cn units at 1710. 4th unit was eje 658 I believe... i caught the last 2 numbers but not the first. 3rd unit wasnt a standard road unit either but i didnt catch what it was.
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby KC8RBK » Sat Dec 28, 2019 6:40 pm

Eb manifest by 205 at 1740 with 3 cn. Several excavators on flat cars at the head end.
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby KC8RBK » Sat Dec 28, 2019 6:56 pm

Wb manifest by 205 at 1754 with 2 cn
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby KC8RBK » Sat Dec 28, 2019 11:35 pm

2230 116 by 205 with 2 cn
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby MtClemensRailFan » Sat Dec 28, 2019 11:44 pm

M384 through Mt. Clemens at 22:33. CN 5707 & 2689 with 140 cars.
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby Dan Cluley » Sun Dec 29, 2019 12:00 am

116 with CN 2341 & 8876 through Lansing at 22:59.
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Re: CN Updates - December 2019

Unread postby KC8RBK » Sun Dec 29, 2019 1:00 am

An early 148 by 205 at 0000 with 2 cn
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