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by Notch 8
Sun May 24, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: NS Interstate Heritage Unit Huntington District
Replies: 1
Views: 190

NS Interstate Heritage Unit Huntington District

mp 117 on the Huntington District 5/24/20
by Notch 8
Wed May 20, 2020 5:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: RoadRailer almost made it 4 Decades
Replies: 13
Views: 2232

Re: RoadRailer almost made it 4 Decades

Last Schedule for Triple Crown Both trains will run 4 days a week. 255 will run Su, Tu-Th and 256 will run Tu-Th, Sa. 255 schedule: Depart Detroit Oakwood, MI 02:20 Crew change Peru, IN 09:15 Crew change Decatur, IL 14:45 Crew change Moberly, MO 21:10 Arrive Voltz, MO 01:05 256 schedule: Depart Kans...
by Notch 8
Sun May 17, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Indiana Northeastern gets a new Customer
Replies: 6
Views: 998

Re: Indiana Northeastern gets a new Customer

May 17th 1st carloads of liquid nitrogen show up and storage capabilities of 3 million gallons
by Notch 8
Sat May 16, 2020 5:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Photo Gallery
Replies: 2
Views: 223

Re: Photo Gallery

RDJ wrote:
Fri May 15, 2020 7:54 pm
Just out of curiosity why isn't the photo gallery useable?

RD
I'm not sure that it ever worked, Aside from that I do not have an answer for your question.

Mike
by Notch 8
Mon May 11, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: A boxcar in the Lake
Replies: 0
Views: 458

A boxcar in the Lake

About two and one-half miles south of Bryan on County Road 15 in Pulaski Township is Plover Lake. In the 1940s, one local newspaper reported: “Plover Lake was created years ago after the small farm was purchased by a company seeking material for the mills at Cement City, Mich. It is on the west side...
by Notch 8
Mon May 11, 2020 6:43 am
Forum: Historical Uncoverings
Topic: What might had been
Replies: 21
Views: 1560

Re: What might had been

I believe this to be a w/b at Cloverdale OH
by Notch 8
Tue May 05, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: Historical Uncoverings
Topic: What might had been
Replies: 21
Views: 1560

What might had been

Cloverdale, Ohio is a little known railroad town in Northwest, Ohio. The Cloverleaf passed through town, just south of the ill fated Dupont bridge. The little known Findlay Fort Wayne & Western crossed the Cloverleaf here as well. The Findlay Fort Wayne & Western originated in Findlay, Ohio and term...
by Notch 8
Mon May 04, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: ND&W Photos
Replies: 23
Views: 14919

Re: ND&W Photos

Just a beaten old branchline 5-4-20
by Notch 8
Mon May 04, 2020 6:31 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Indiana Northeastern gets a new Customer
Replies: 6
Views: 998

Re: Indiana Northeastern gets a new Customer

Couple pictures the Troy Strane the GM of the IN posted of trackwork and the new switch cut in just west of South Milford
by Notch 8
Mon May 04, 2020 5:43 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Indiana Northeastern gets a new Customer
Replies: 6
Views: 998

Re: Indiana Northeastern gets a new Customer

What are the speeds the IN operate at? I saw a video on YouTube and they looked to be moving at a decent pace. I believe a good portion of their trackage is Class 2 and is good for 25 mph. They're working on E-W trackage east of Ashley IN, doing ties and then they will resurface it. This work conti...
by Notch 8
Fri May 01, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: Historical Uncoverings
Topic: Lost Fort Wayne
Replies: 7
Views: 820

Re: Lost Fort Wayne

Too bad that Fort Wayne doesn't have passenger service.. Nice picture !
by Notch 8
Thu Apr 30, 2020 2:58 pm
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Traffic since Covid-19
Replies: 7
Views: 1044

Traffic since Covid-19

Has anyone paid attention to the downturn in certain traffic since the Covid pandemic put brakes on the Economy ? Automotive put a damper on things and the price of oil makes ethanol not very viable and puts the skids on Fracking.. Indiana Northeastern has been taking tank cars in for storage. Sign ...
by Notch 8
Wed Apr 29, 2020 7:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Back Again
Replies: 31
Views: 2274

Re: Back Again

Let this website pass into oblivion. The moderators don't block or erase dumbassdom, and it dominates too many discussions. I posted a note about a local railroad issue, and here are the sophomoric responses it generated: http://www.fwarailfan.net/community/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=4302 Cheeseheads? Tho...
by Notch 8
Sun Apr 19, 2020 6:43 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Transpoint Intermodal Yard project
Replies: 17
Views: 13253

Re: Transpoint Intermodal Yard project

Did this project evaporate ?
by Notch 8
Tue Apr 14, 2020 6:44 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Indiana Northeastern gets a new Customer
Replies: 6
Views: 998

Indiana Northeastern gets a new Customer

Edd's Supply of Shipshewana IN, is in the process of building a Fertilizer Terminal just west of South Milford Grain in South Milford Indiana, Looks like they will come off the E-W line and build a spur on the south side of the track and it looks like this siding will run N-S. I believe the material...