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by Notch 8
Wed Jul 21, 2021 7:50 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: CSX Derailment-Auburn
Replies: 4
Views: 1926

Re: CSX Derailment-Auburn

CSX Q010-21 went on the ground around 11am 7/21/21 near mp 122 fair amount of damage railroad personal were unharmed Hulcher onsite 5:30
by Notch 8
Fri Jul 16, 2021 6:40 pm
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: NS 205 being led by UP 1989 (Rio Grande HU) and UP 7415.
Replies: 1
Views: 1156

NS 205 being led by UP 1989 (Rio Grande HU) and UP 7415.

Caught that at mp 347 Melburn Ohio at about 3:27
by Notch 8
Thu Jul 15, 2021 3:21 pm
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: Union Pacific No. 1892 leading NS train 23K
Replies: 3
Views: 1459

Re: Union Pacific No. 1892 leading NS train 23K

rrnut282 wrote:
Wed Jul 14, 2021 12:25 pm
So you were able to chase it?
From Archbold OH to Waterloo IN, it sat at Butler for over and hour and was making terrible time coming from Archbold.. lighting was not so good with all the storms and clouds but was able to get a couple keepers
by Notch 8
Wed Jul 14, 2021 6:20 am
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: Union Pacific No. 1892 leading NS train 23K
Replies: 3
Views: 1459

Union Pacific No. 1892 leading NS train 23K

23K came through yesterday being led by UP No. 1982 the Missouri Pacific heritage unit
by Notch 8
Thu Jul 08, 2021 3:23 pm
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: Action on the ND&W
Replies: 3
Views: 1712

Action on the ND&W

Coming home last night on US24 I happen to catch the ND&W all the way to the east end of their trackage getting ready for the runaround to head west to switch two loads of tomato paste at Cloverleaf Storage in Napoleon Ohio with former Santa Fe GP20u No. 3001 and not running backwards as I normally ...
by Notch 8
Thu Jul 01, 2021 7:24 am
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: ND&W getting ready for the rehab
Replies: 2
Views: 1689

ND&W getting ready for the rehab

The portion of the ND&W (former Wabash 5th District) is about to get the long awaited makeover as the trees have been peeled back and the materials are being staged in Defiance for the long awaited rebuild of a portion west of Defiance, also caught a eastbound just east of Jewell with 10 boxcars of ...
by Notch 8
Thu Jun 03, 2021 7:54 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Waterloo Amshack Station
Replies: 20
Views: 26511

Re: Waterloo Amshack Station

If enough of you are interested in doing a meet at the former NYC Depot in Waterloo I'm willing to make and pay for the arrangements and flip for the food, I'm open to do this January or February.. Invite is open to anyone that is on this board. Any Interest ? Six years ago I floated this question....
by Notch 8
Tue Apr 13, 2021 2:51 pm
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: Erie Lackawanna Ohio City Ohio
Replies: 5
Views: 4488

Re: Erie Lackawanna Ohio City Ohio

D.L. wrote:
Sun Apr 11, 2021 2:39 pm
:?: Who took these pix, they are great!
John Bjorklund
by Notch 8
Sun Apr 11, 2021 12:38 pm
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: Erie Lackawanna Ohio City Ohio
Replies: 5
Views: 4488

Erie Lackawanna Ohio City Ohio

To know what the Erie was and to see the remains today makes hard to understand how it could happen that a railroad folds up and pulls the plug
by Notch 8
Sat Mar 06, 2021 6:08 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: NKP 587 heads to Kentucky
Replies: 2
Views: 6280

Re: NKP 587 heads to Kentucky

I've heard ramblings that NKP No. 587 has a new Owner, anyone know anything of what's going on ? I had wished that it ended up here with NKP 765. The ITM seemed to had it's fair share of troubles and too bad 587 was in the middle of it...
by Notch 8
Mon Feb 08, 2021 6:57 am
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Where Diz 3 14 17 ?
Replies: 13
Views: 19485

Re: Where Diz 3 14 17 ?

If you're patient enough, everything eventually shows up. Thank you for sharing that, wonder if that's 1913, when there was massive flooding. A Pennsylvania Railroad six-wheeler posts outside the station along with it's crew and an assortment of interested spectators. The picture was taken during t...
by Notch 8
Mon Feb 08, 2021 5:50 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Monongahela Heritage Unit No. 8025
Replies: 1
Views: 2147

Monongahela Heritage Unit No. 8025

21Z on the NS Chicago Line mp 391 Wawaka Indiana 2/7/21
by Notch 8
Thu Feb 04, 2021 6:43 am
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: Where Diz 3 14 17 ?
Replies: 13
Views: 19485

Re: Where Diz 3 14 17 ?

Wayne Gest wrote:
Thu Mar 16, 2017 10:58 pm
The NKP depot at Portland was destroyed in a derailment in 1962.

I've never seen a picture of the GR&I depot that surely was in Portland somewhere.
Here is the Portland GR&I Depot
by Notch 8
Wed Feb 03, 2021 7:40 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Historic Wabash Railroad caboose saved
Replies: 5
Views: 4530

Re: Historic Wabash Railroad caboose saved

Looks Sharp, If only a caboose could talk !
by Notch 8
Tue Jan 19, 2021 6:22 am
Forum: Historical Uncoverings
Topic: Wabash Westbound 1951
Replies: 17
Views: 17089

Re: Wabash Westbound 1951

Hard to believe the importance of coal.. it came and it went.. Same can be said about the railroads too