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by Notch 8
Tue Jul 31, 2018 5:41 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Indiana Northeastern 3125
Replies: 0
Views: 225

Indiana Northeastern 3125

Indiana Northeastern No. 3125 a former SP SD45 and former CEFX lease unit sports it's newly applied NKP inspired paint scheme. IN 3125 has been rebuilt to SD40-2 specs and is seen here loading cuts of grain hoppers at South Milford Grain in South Milford Indiana on the very west end of the Indiana N...
by Notch 8
Mon Jul 23, 2018 5:43 am
Forum: Model Railroading
Topic: Van Wert 2018
Replies: 1
Views: 266

Re: Van Wert 2018

I didn't go to the show.. However I will put that photo in my truck and see if I can swing by this week. I opened up an Office over in Bowling Green and hang out a little more over your way.

Mike
by Notch 8
Sat Jul 21, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: Historical Uncoverings
Topic: Churubusco Snyder Grain
Replies: 20
Views: 709

Re: Churubusco Snyder Grain

Hotbox wrote:
Fri Jul 20, 2018 4:57 pm
Does the Ag-grain operation currently on the north side of 205 sit on the same dirt as Snyder grain did back then?
No.. attached is a map that Craig had posted on Indianarailroads
by Notch 8
Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Historical Uncoverings
Topic: Churubusco Snyder Grain
Replies: 20
Views: 709

Re: Churubusco Snyder Grain

When was the last through train taken off this line ? I see 1 stick of rail still remaining that slid down the embankment of the ROW between LaOtto and Churubusco and have always wanted to see if the date on the rail was still visible. I do not know of any remaining trackage of this route, Is there ...
by Notch 8
Wed Jul 11, 2018 9:06 pm
Forum: Historical Uncoverings
Topic: Churubusco Snyder Grain
Replies: 20
Views: 709

Re: Churubusco Snyder Grain

Ditto to what Bob said !!
by Notch 8
Wed Jul 11, 2018 6:01 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: NKP 587 heads to Kentucky
Replies: 0
Views: 116

NKP 587 heads to Kentucky

NEWS Kentucky Steam Heritage Corp. To Aid In Rescue of Historic Equipment at Indiana Transportation Museum For Immediate Release July 1, 2018 - Noblesville, IN - The Kentucky Steam Heritage Corp (KSHC), a Kentucky-based nonprofit rail preservation institution, announced Sunday that an agreement has ...
by Notch 8
Wed Jul 11, 2018 5:53 am
Forum: Other States Talk
Topic: GE Evolution Series Locomotive heads to the Ukraine
Replies: 0
Views: 100

GE Evolution Series Locomotive heads to the Ukraine

http://www.getransportation.com/ge-transportation-celebrates-first-ukrainian-railways-locomotive-roll-line ERIE, PA July 10, 2018 — GE Transportation (NYSE:GE) and Ukrainian Railways celebrated today the first GE Evolution Series locomotive to be built as part of a framework agreement signed in earl...
by Notch 8
Wed Jun 27, 2018 5:55 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: rradioman/Gary Sturm
Replies: 0
Views: 155

rradioman/Gary Sturm

Just passing this along that Gary had been hospitalized and is now headed to rehabilitation. Please keep Gary and His Wife in your thoughts and prayers for a complete recovery.

Mike
by Notch 8
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:54 pm
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: The picture does not match the description.. So where is this ?
Replies: 3
Views: 487

Re: The picture does not match the description.. So where is this ?

I supposed that I should had compared the photo to a known photo.. The background did not resemble anything that I could relate too..

Thanks Mike
by Notch 8
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Train observation Muncie 6-16-2018
Replies: 1
Views: 107

Re: Train observation Muncie 6-16-2018

How many trains pass thru Muncie a day and which line sees the most traffic ?

Mike
by Notch 8
Mon Jun 18, 2018 5:50 am
Forum: Picture Games
Topic: The picture does not match the description.. So where is this ?
Replies: 3
Views: 487

The picture does not match the description.. So where is this ?

Kendallville Indiana: Tower controlled the crossing of the New York Central main line between Buffalo and Chicago with the Grand Rapids & Indiana RR, a PRR line. The tower is gone and the GR&I line was abandoned through here by Penn Central. Does anyone recognize this location ? Is it the Michigan C...
by Notch 8
Thu May 24, 2018 6:04 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: NS 956
Replies: 2
Views: 326

NS 956

NS 956, the OCS train crossing the diamond and over the NS Huntington District at mp 358 in Butler IN, on the NS Chicago Line, making the return trip from Chicago Ill, This line is being up graded to PTC and the Vaders did not replace this set of Type "G" signals The consist of the train was NS F9A ...
by Notch 8
Thu May 17, 2018 5:56 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Indiana Northeastern 3084
Replies: 1
Views: 228

Indiana Northeastern 3084

6 axle power showed up on the IN roster a couple years ago and they just got the 1st of the 2 painted and released the 1st unit from the paint booth. The M.L. SHULTZ is a dedication to Miriam Shultz, the mother of the Shultz family and owners of the railroad. She passed earlier this spring. Photo's ...
by Notch 8
Wed May 09, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Trains seen on NCD!
Replies: 136
Views: 41224

Re: Trains seen on NCD!

Well someone tried to have some fun. Monday 07May18 NS train 25A was stopped somewhere between Bluffton and Montpelier ( I think it was Keystone) with the police on-site. Three intoxicated trespassers were removed from the train. Unfortunately, their dogs who were brought along for the ride got inc...
by Notch 8
Sun May 06, 2018 1:47 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: New York Central Signal Bridge
Replies: 4
Views: 742

Re: New York Central Signal Bridge

The siganal bridge at CP367 was taken down this morning. I was lucky and did the the signal for track 2. Question: When was that signal bridge installed ? Someone dated it 1958-60 but i'm thinking that it is older.. curious..

An end of an era !