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by douglas804
Tue Jan 11, 2011 5:50 pm
Forum: Trading Post
Topic: Seeking help in selling
Replies: 3
Views: 5237

Re: Seeking help in selling

Mostly HO for track and rolling stock; a wee bit of O; Some antiquities O. Lots of books. Variety of road names.
by douglas804
Mon Jan 10, 2011 9:21 am
Forum: Trading Post
Topic: Seeking help in selling
Replies: 3
Views: 5237

Seeking help in selling

My name is Douglas and to to new health issues have to sell off my train collection. What I seek is someone from the board with a good sense of what moves and what does not. I will be trying to sell between February and March when done. In helping me, you will have an advantage on any items you may ...
by douglas804
Mon Oct 11, 2010 1:55 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Ft. Wayne LE&W/NYC Freighthouse
Replies: 11
Views: 6744

Re: Ft. Wayne LE&W/NYC Freighthouse

As of 2:30 this afternoon, about two-thirds of the freight-house is down. The two-story part had not yet been touched. A Channel 15 news truck was there and someone was talking on camera. Wham bam.
by douglas804
Tue Aug 03, 2010 5:21 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: NKP Elevation
Replies: 1
Views: 2334

NKP Elevation

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by douglas804
Sun Jul 18, 2010 7:24 am
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Where is it? 7-12-10
Replies: 11
Views: 6011

Re: Where is it? 7-12-10

With the latest bit of info I'll guess Spy Run at Elizabeth in the little corner park area.
by douglas804
Mon Jul 12, 2010 7:34 pm
Forum: Historical Uncoverings
Topic: Stoner's Shelter, Huntertown
Replies: 4
Views: 3175

Re: Stoner's Shelter, Huntertown

Hearing it posed a hazard leaves me wondering how many times it was struck by vehicles in the years it existed, especially the past 60 years.
by douglas804
Sun Jul 11, 2010 6:11 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: ICE Visitor
Replies: 1
Views: 1979

ICE Visitor

Sitting east of the Garrett offices this afternoon is an SD40-2 Iowa Chicago and Eastern labeled as "The City of Britt" Sort of out of its territory. Any one know where it's headed? where its been?
by douglas804
Sun Jun 13, 2010 7:52 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Business Cars
Replies: 2
Views: 2331

Business Cars

Operation Lifesaver all spiffy and clean pulling two business cars westbound through downtown on the Chicago District. Came by too quick for numbers or photos.
by douglas804
Wed May 19, 2010 8:23 pm
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Where Diz ? 5/6/10
Replies: 22
Views: 10840

Re: Where Diz ? 5/6/10

So, then, are you saying this is Hamilton or Steubenville? if not, where?
by douglas804
Thu Apr 01, 2010 8:58 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Train Derailment
Replies: 40
Views: 22863

Re: Train Derailment

If I remember right (and lately that is iffy) that crossover was replaced last summer - but it may have been the year before. How much do frogs and crossovers cost these days?
by douglas804
Tue Mar 23, 2010 4:42 pm
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Where in the World? 3/23/10
Replies: 3
Views: 2996

Re: Where in the World? 3/23/10

Now there is a ROUGH crossing! :lol:
by douglas804
Tue Feb 23, 2010 6:26 pm
Forum: Website Updates
Topic: Future of the Ft Wayne Railfan site
Replies: 15
Views: 20804

Re: Future of the Ft Wayne Railfan site

Obla di, Obla da, life goes on! Enjoy the new family and hopefully one of the techies on this board will be happy to assume the respsonsability (and Yes! the responsibility as well) of this board. Thank you for all you have done to bring it to how wonderful it is. Loram could not have done as well.
by douglas804
Thu Feb 18, 2010 9:56 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: NS Derailment CP 360
Replies: 25
Views: 31495

Re: NS Derailment CP 360

So... where IS 1500' east of the CP? Butler? W-loo? ?
by douglas804
Mon Feb 15, 2010 7:37 pm
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Muddy feet?
Replies: 5
Views: 4108

Re: Muddy feet?

Berry near Hanna?
by douglas804
Tue Jan 12, 2010 6:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Very Long Freight
Replies: 7
Views: 4173

Very Long Freight

From the Los Angeles Times. What a sight this would be! Safety, traffic concerns raised when 3.5-mile-long freight train rolls through L.A. Basin January 12, 2010 | 1:16 pm An apparently unprecedented super freight train -- extending some 3½ miles -- rolled through Southern California over the weeke...