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by Rob
Tue Jun 11, 2013 2:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hugo & 15Q Questions
Replies: 4
Views: 3489

Re: Hugo & 15Q Questions

15Qwas running on the Chicago line until march maybe
by Rob
Mon Jan 07, 2013 6:02 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Pizza Junction
Replies: 2
Views: 2576

Re: Pizza Junction

I have been there 2 times in last year at the 5-6 pm hour ans spent maybe 90 mins there both time and saw 3 trains. but I could have been just lucky.
by Rob
Sat Dec 29, 2012 10:06 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: WABASH HERITAGE UNIT IN FORT WAYNE!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 6523

Re: WABASH HERITAGE UNIT IN FORT WAYNE!!!

http://www.flickr.com/photos/78129268@N00/8246206660/sizes/l/in/photostream/ was it on its way to Decatur just north of South Speicher I had to follow it a bit and got a nice ending shot at Peru crew change, even if you can not tell what it is http://www.flickr.com/photos/78129268@N00/8246191026/siz...
by Rob
Sun Jul 22, 2012 9:31 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: NS Black Caboose
Replies: 7
Views: 4879

Re: NS Black Caboose

As an update, they must not liked the black, as the caboose has now been painted red! I like it better now :)
by Rob
Fri Feb 24, 2012 7:48 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Connector Track at Claypool Junction
Replies: 5
Views: 3928

Re: Connector Track at Claypool Junction

So this should be the break down South of Wabash only sees 311,312, 142 and grain North of Wabash you gain 19k,18k,13k,12k plus any grain to or from Peru North of Claypool you gain 174,175,143,144 365 and 366 and I would guess a grain train or 2 still could come in at Claypool since those trains see...
by Rob
Wed Nov 16, 2011 3:25 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: NS 099 w/Progress Rail Muncie units
Replies: 4
Views: 3565

Re: NS 099 w/Progress Rail Muncie units

They looked to be riding on their own on cam capture someone shared, I was watching ATCS and Fostoria scanner feed was down, but noticed something EB only was within townwood for 10 seconds, and took a whole 15 seconds at Leipsic I&O crossing, so i had a good idea it was coming, then a local in chat...
by Rob
Tue Nov 15, 2011 8:12 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: NS 099 w/Progress Rail Muncie units
Replies: 4
Views: 3565

Re: NS 099 w/Progress Rail Muncie units

099 was by Fostoria cam 1 right after 9pm, computer crashed so i only saw a headlight :(
by Rob
Tue Oct 04, 2011 3:15 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fostoria Webcam
Replies: 5
Views: 3289

Re: Fostoria Webcam

keep an eye on http://www.railstream.org/forum/ for any official info, the cam hosts site. You can go there on your own to see the hint of possible good news on Fostoria, plus info on any other planned cams.
by Rob
Fri Sep 30, 2011 1:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How is this for news reporting giving details in a story?
Replies: 1
Views: 1749

How is this for news reporting giving details in a story?

http://www.timesuniononline.com/main.asp?SectionID=82&SubSectionID=353&ArticleID=58440 I am glad I do not have to use those crossings much! I know probably a few that post here do! Tie gang started last week out by mp 16 and have made it to town i see! they did siding and main at Leesburg even. If a...
by Rob
Thu Sep 08, 2011 1:55 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: % miles from me, and Times Union is where i hear about this?
Replies: 7
Views: 3814

Re: % miles from me, and Times Union is where i hear about t

I thought Marion Dist. dispatcher had Chicago Dist. and CF&E? He cant have those and new castle and frankfort too can he??
by Rob
Fri Aug 05, 2011 5:08 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Windmills
Replies: 6
Views: 3292

Re: Windmills

At night all 59 or whatever of them have the lights on top flash together! kind of neat to see. heres a pic i snapped a couple months ago.
http://www.flickr.com/photos/78129268@N ... otostream/
by Rob
Sat Jul 23, 2011 9:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NS OCS deadhead move
Replies: 5
Views: 3386

Re: NS OCS deadhead move

wish it would tie up overnight, im not driving down to wabash to see it in the dark.
by Rob
Sat Jul 23, 2011 2:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NS OCS deadhead move
Replies: 5
Views: 3386

NS OCS deadhead move

Rumor has it NS OCS is deadheading to st louis one way or another thru ft wayne, hearing possible NKP, if so might see some evening light. But i doubt i bother going down to Wabash. let me know any reports of sightings anyone finds!
by Rob
Wed Jun 29, 2011 1:44 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: NS OCS is coming!
Replies: 10
Views: 5565

Re: NS OCS is coming!

Only CF&E derailment I know of was Bourbon back in the early days, and they passed through there :) .