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by RDJ
Wed Dec 05, 2018 6:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: President Bush's funeral train
Replies: 0
Views: 38

President Bush's funeral train

UP locomotive 4141 is scheduled to lead President Bush's funeral train.
I made this snow globe that encloses a model of UP4141 to honor President Bush.
I hope you enjoy it.

R.I.P Mr. President.

RD
by RDJ
Sun Dec 02, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: CLXX 1565
Replies: 3
Views: 121

CLXX 1565

Carload Express MP15AC 1565 in transport on a east bound located in NS east yard.
Date: 8/17/2018.
by RDJ
Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: Model Railroading
Topic: Favorite locomotives ?
Replies: 4
Views: 170

Re: Favorite locomotives ?

U Boats and SD40's.

RD
by RDJ
Mon Nov 12, 2018 9:12 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Louisville and Indiana (LIRC)
Replies: 5
Views: 398

Louisville and Indiana (LIRC)

Photos taken on 11/9/18 at LIRC yard in Louisville, Ky.

LIRC 2004 GP38-3.
LIRC 2005 GP38-3.
LIRC 2302 GP39-2.
LIRC 2303 GP39-2.

RD
by RDJ
Mon Oct 29, 2018 4:21 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TLE&W Grand Rapids Motorcar Train Rides
Replies: 1
Views: 629

TLE&W Grand Rapids Motorcar Train Rides

TLE&W Grand Rapids Motorcar Train stored on the Maumee river bridge.
by RDJ
Mon Oct 29, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: TLE&W Grand Rapids, Oh
Replies: 0
Views: 471

TLE&W Grand Rapids, Oh

While on a business trip I had the chance to stop at Grand Rapids, Oh. On a siding next to the Northern Ohio Grain Co-op is a Alco S2 locomotive. I did a search for railroads in Grand Rapids and found the Toledo Lake Erie and Western tourist railroad. Site photo indicate they have an Alco S2. Also i...
by RDJ
Fri Oct 26, 2018 7:08 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: NS Rail Gang 3
Replies: 3
Views: 460

Re: NS Rail Gange 3

Yeah; I spelled gang wrong.
I hate it when I make dumb mistakes.
I noticed the mistake after I hit submit and couldn't figure out
how to delete the post and start over.
Someone please help me with the delete process.


Thanks RD.
by RDJ
Thu Oct 25, 2018 3:54 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: NS Rail Gang 3
Replies: 3
Views: 460

Re: NS Rail Gang 3

by RDJ
Thu Oct 25, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: NS Rail Gang 3
Replies: 3
Views: 460

NS Rail Gang 3

I have upload a video of NS Rail Gang 3 replacing rails
at MP 378 on NS Chicago Sub.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FwnaDk1dZpI&t=12s

Hope you enjoy it.

RD
by RDJ
Sun Oct 21, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Suggested Media
Topic: Video on Conrail's Chicago Line
Replies: 1
Views: 777

Re: Video on Conrail's Chicago Line

CR U boats and BN road slug...nice.

RD
by RDJ
Sun Oct 21, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: DOTX 2000 on the Indiana Northeastern finally repainted
Replies: 6
Views: 737

Re: DOTX 2000 on the Indiana Northeastern finally repainted

Which paint scheme dose it have now, the one on flickr or the one on
your post attachment?

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by RDJ
Mon Aug 27, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: IN 3125 & 3084
Replies: 2
Views: 455

Re: IN 3125 & 3084

Nice catch!

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by RDJ
Mon Jul 30, 2018 6:44 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: MP 378 NS Chicago Sub
Replies: 0
Views: 730

MP 378 NS Chicago Sub

New 136 pound rail, manufactured by Steel Dynamics, on April 2018 waiting installation.

RD
by RDJ
Thu Jul 19, 2018 9:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New rail Chicago District
Replies: 0
Views: 706

New rail Chicago District

There is new rail laying beside tracks west of Hadley crossing on the Chicago District.

Anyone have information when the will be installing the new rail?

RD