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by redside20
Fri Jun 15, 2007 9:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chicago District traffic density
Replies: 30
Views: 20647

wow, look at all those trailers on 217. The train has really grown. Now if we could get some more of those Lance snack trailers, then we'd be all set.
by redside20
Mon Jun 11, 2007 8:23 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chicago District traffic density
Replies: 30
Views: 20647

the 288 is a NCD/FOSTORIA TRAIN,and it shows up in the afternoon around the fort
by redside20
Sat Mar 31, 2007 11:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NS F Unit Photos
Replies: 38
Views: 23124

Just remember that Wick is a "Southern" man. A man who hired out on the Southern in the late 70s. Unlike David Goode who has probably never been inside of any kind of locomotive, and who was president of Caterpillar.
by redside20
Sat Mar 31, 2007 11:45 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Muncie 3-28-2007
Replies: 11
Views: 8931

god look at that track on the Wabash Central. Kind of like its sister railroad the MAW. No Maintenance ever in probably 20 years.b
by redside20
Fri Feb 23, 2007 11:25 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: a busy night for NS Fort Wayne Division
Replies: 1
Views: 2533

a busy night for NS Fort Wayne Division

Tonight in Northwest Ohio. NS is busy polishing the former NKP rails with a whole crapload of trains. I was greeted to the sight of trains 884 and 13N while 17R passed through before i got to Fostoria. Meanwhile L70 was doing its thing, while L74 made way for Lima with tanks on the head end. There w...
by redside20
Mon Jan 29, 2007 10:27 am
Forum: Operation UPDATE!
Topic: new autorack train
Replies: 8
Views: 10782

132 was a Doraville Ga-Parma Oh autoparts train. Routing was Through Cincinnat-Columbus-Bellevue-Berea-Parma
by redside20
Sat Jan 27, 2007 8:23 pm
Forum: Operation UPDATE!
Topic: new autorack train
Replies: 8
Views: 10782

new autorack train

I caught NS 288 in fostoria friday nite. does anyone know where this comes from.
by redside20
Wed Jan 10, 2007 10:45 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Saturday FWA Get-togethers
Replies: 220
Views: 193288

Greg, i wish i could make it but i can't. I know you've heard about me from the likes of Brian, so you could put a face with a name. Are these going to be once a month get togethers? Will they be at this restaurant.

Luke
by redside20
Wed Jan 10, 2007 10:40 am
Forum: Operation UPDATE!
Topic: NS 186 is gone, but in its place...
Replies: 4
Views: 7785

oh and some of you who have been listening to your scanner have been wondering
by redside20
Wed Jan 10, 2007 10:39 am
Forum: Operation UPDATE!
Topic: NS 186 is gone, but in its place...
Replies: 4
Views: 7785

NS 186 is gone, but in its place...

is NS 142. like 186 this train originates in East St Louis, however this time with the UP power cut off. So 186 is no more at least around here. Oh and there never was a 187
by redside20
Thu Dec 21, 2006 4:02 pm
Forum: Trackside Technology
Topic: Scanners
Replies: 29
Views: 24193

I have my trusty Icom IC-V8 i bought for a nifty bargain of $106 bucks from Hamiltucky. Add to that my Hustler Antennae and it can't be beat.
by redside20
Wed Dec 20, 2006 1:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: photos of Bucyrus OH derailment(12/17)
Replies: 6
Views: 6762

dti407 wrote:According to the Toledo Blade, this was a Columbus-Elkhart train. What would the symbol be?
Greg i believe it was the 11M
by redside20
Thu Nov 16, 2006 1:15 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: NS coal trains to the J
Replies: 4
Views: 3520

Ed 412 originates in Shire Oaks Pa
by redside20
Mon Nov 13, 2006 10:30 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: NS coal trains to the J
Replies: 4
Views: 3520

Ed, 412 would be a coke train. My guess is that they are delivered to USX steel in Gary
by redside20
Tue Apr 11, 2006 10:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: October 1997 issue of trains magazine
Replies: 7
Views: 5809

The 217/218 didn't come along till the fall of 1998. The 290/291 became 385/386 when the mixed up center opened. The 083/084 was reincarnated into the 268/269 in 1996. Trains magazine adentified the 465 as auto parts train for atlanta. Trains magazine did not identify any of those trains you mention...