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by hibbard
Sun Nov 25, 2012 6:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: HVRM Historic Photos
Replies: 0
Views: 1790

HVRM Historic Photos

For those who are interested the Hoosier Valley RR Museum’s Historic Photos pages were updated yesterday. New and updated materials are on pages 8 thru 10. If you have additional information or a correction, please contact the Museum thru their web site. http://www.hoosiervalley.org/photos/historic-...
by hibbard
Sat Jul 28, 2012 10:47 pm
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Guess where?
Replies: 4
Views: 5215

Re: Guess where?

Panhandle (Pennsy) at North Judson
by hibbard
Sat Jul 28, 2012 10:42 pm
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Crazy signals
Replies: 4
Views: 5163

Re: Crazy signals

Pullman Jct.
by hibbard
Sun Mar 18, 2012 6:54 pm
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Where Diz 3/17/2012
Replies: 6
Views: 6087

Re: Where Diz 3/17/2012

Hanna, IN. CF&E (ex-PRR) and CKIN ex-C&O.

Hibbard
by hibbard
Sun Jan 08, 2012 8:46 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: JB Hunt in E Wayne Engine Terminal Today
Replies: 3
Views: 2976

Re: JB Hunt in E Wayne Engine Terminal Today

Around mid-night or later an eastbound stack train had an engine blow near Knox, Indiana. I heard the engineer tell the dispatcher that it looked like everything had a coat of black imrom paint. My scanner woke me up with this info and I rolled over and went back to sleep, didn't even look at the cl...
by hibbard
Sat Dec 24, 2011 7:00 pm
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Where Diz?
Replies: 6
Views: 5123

Re: Where Diz?

Lafayette Jct. Indiana
by hibbard
Sun Nov 20, 2011 6:35 pm
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Were is it?
Replies: 6
Views: 4547

Re: Were is it?

Must be Ft. Riley, Kansas.
Hibbard
by hibbard
Mon Oct 24, 2011 7:38 pm
Forum: Historical Uncoverings
Topic: Ft Wayne, NKP-GR&I Crossing
Replies: 5
Views: 3202

Re: Ft Wayne, NKP-GR&I Crossing

1947 - 48 would be a good guess. The 174 had the elephant ears and roller bearing engine truck applied in July 1946.
Bob
by hibbard
Tue Oct 18, 2011 2:49 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: New CSX/MAW Diamond
Replies: 9
Views: 6048

Re: New CSX/MAW Diamond

Stillwell (ex-nkp / GTW) and Thomaston (ex-NKP / C&O) also has that type of diamond.
Hibbard
by hibbard
Sat Dec 11, 2010 8:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: junction names
Replies: 10
Views: 5124

Re: junction names

Delong was "MD".
Keith - Did you know Max Geiger?
Bob
by hibbard
Sat Nov 13, 2010 8:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RUNNION INTERLOCKING
Replies: 32
Views: 14531

Re: RUNNION INTERLOCKING

From the “Nickel Plate District Physical Data and Other Information of Interest” dated September 1954. West Wayne, Ind. (MP 372.5) NYC (Ft. Wayne – Jackson Branch) crossing near west end of city. NKP maintains crossing. New interlocking plant constructed by NKP and placed in service in 1952. NKP own...
by hibbard
Sat Sep 25, 2010 5:29 pm
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Where Diz 9-24
Replies: 10
Views: 5395

Re: Where Diz 9-24

I will say that it is Continental, Ohio.
Hibbard
by hibbard
Tue Sep 07, 2010 2:59 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Rail activity from Laketon refinery
Replies: 14
Views: 7696

Re: Rail activity from Laketon refinery

Anybody know the heritage of the SW7 at Laketon?
Bob
by hibbard
Thu Jun 17, 2010 10:04 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Claypool Northeast connector work.
Replies: 77
Views: 32145

Re: Claypool Northeast connector work.

About 3pm today NS ran GE 9178 through the connector at Claypool. Two round trips were made at 25mph checking signals and crossing protection, everything worked, everybody was happy and everybody went home. Don't have a date for the first revenue train.
by hibbard
Thu Mar 25, 2010 1:34 pm
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Where's this 3/25/10
Replies: 5
Views: 3710

Re: Where's this 3/25/10

Downtown Warsaw.