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by MR77100
Tue Sep 30, 2014 1:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Columbia City Vandale Signage
Replies: 4
Views: 5016

Re: Columbia City Vandale Signage

Thank you for the info! Here is my video of Columbia City from 1997:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mbgTIWl7Wfs
by MR77100
Tue Sep 23, 2014 12:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Columbia City Vandale Signage
Replies: 4
Views: 5016

Re: Columbia City Vandale Signage

When was Vandale tower closed? Wasn't there a piece of the Eel River line that remained until 1982 or so?
by MR77100
Fri Aug 03, 2012 10:29 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Goshen Line photos
Replies: 1
Views: 2369

Goshen Line photos

Shots of the Goshen Line from June with my Canon Rebel:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/mr77100/se ... 349025536/
by MR77100
Thu Mar 15, 2012 10:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tie replacement begins in Van Wert on CF&E
Replies: 21
Views: 12533

Re: Tie replacement begins in Van Wert on CF&E

They are trying to bring the East end back up to 40mph. It is 25mph from Ft. Wayne East. They are also putting ties in Bucyrus, OH. CFE is also in the process of getting bids to put a power switch in at County on the West side of Gary, IN where they get on the NS. Trains lose 1-1.5 hours going thro...
by MR77100
Tue Mar 13, 2012 11:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Historic Videos
Replies: 2
Views: 2579

Re: Historic Videos

All comments appreciated! :o)
by MR77100
Sat Mar 10, 2012 7:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Historic Videos
Replies: 2
Views: 2579

Historic Videos

More historic video footage from the Fort Wayne area: Waterloo 2002: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hfVen3G6IRw Claypool 2000: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bwMw6ijXwUw&feature=related Hanna and Hamlet 2002: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FrwtfLNcmp0 Fulton County at Rochester,IN with Alco C420!!! ...
by MR77100
Sat Mar 10, 2012 7:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Historic Butler and Bryan Videos
Replies: 0
Views: 1924

Historic Butler and Bryan Videos

Videos from 1999 through 2004: Butler 1999: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-H209kJJ2g&feature=plcp&context=C4aa286cVDvjVQa1PpcFOayOiqmb5sdHnLNSeaFudGwHJpovzOKs4= http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMBoSgWOVlg&feature=related http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8wURz39f60&feature=related http://www.youtube....
by MR77100
Sat Mar 10, 2012 7:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Historic Crestline videos
Replies: 0
Views: 1819

Historic Crestline videos

Since I have so many, I have decided to create a separate thread for my Crestline videos, which document the many changes before and after the Conrail break-up: 1996: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GpsRbvst1p8&feature=plcp&context=C46fb6c8VDvjVQa1PpcFOayOiqmb5sdIYOFyGQcvDUmcJ6VAZOh8Y%3D 1997: http:/...
by MR77100
Sat Mar 10, 2012 7:03 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Historic Fort Wayne Videos
Replies: 0
Views: 1970

Historic Fort Wayne Videos

I have attached links to video footage I have shot over the years in the Fort Wayne area: Conrail Local at Columbia City : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mbgTIWl7Wfs&feature=plcp&context=C4b42db5VDvjVQa1PpcFOayOiqmb5sdBfkvW8kgncUdjXBuHx3Txg%3D CSX at St. Joe : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wXaGosba...
by MR77100
Thu Nov 11, 2010 12:25 am
Forum: Historical Uncoverings
Topic: Griddley Tower Anderson In.
Replies: 6
Views: 4457

Re: Griddley Tower Anderson In.

Thank you. Do you know what year the tower was closed?
by MR77100
Fri Nov 05, 2010 12:00 am
Forum: Historical Uncoverings
Topic: Griddley Tower Anderson In.
Replies: 6
Views: 4457

Re: Griddley Tower Anderson In.

What year was this shot?
by MR77100
Thu Oct 07, 2010 11:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1987
Replies: 2
Views: 2673

Re: 1987

611 photo run-by at Thomaston
by MR77100
Thu Oct 07, 2010 11:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 1987
Replies: 2
Views: 2673

1987

Attached are some pics of the Baker Street Station from 1987. My father took me on an N&W steam excursion from Chicago to Fort Wayne, sponsored by the NRHS Chicago Chapter. After having lunch at the McDonald's on Baker Street, we clawed our way up the embankment to look at the derelict station. What...
by MR77100
Thu Sep 30, 2010 8:07 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Proposed EL Track Removal
Replies: 92
Views: 66124

Re: Proposed EL Track Removal

What happened to the weed sprayer that was on the speeder?