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by Notch 8
Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: ND&W 105 at Cecil Ohio
Replies: 2
Views: 627

ND&W 105 at Cecil Ohio

Napoleon Defiance & Western is about to pass thru Cecil Ohio on it's way to interchange with the NS at Woodburn Indiana with 24 empty tomato paste boxcars in tow.Track is still rough but much better then it use to be and derailments are much less common. pic taken 10/11/18
by Notch 8
Sat Oct 06, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Penn-Central questions
Replies: 15
Views: 2878

Re: Penn-Central questions

The Pan-handle line thru Logansport was why I said *some* Cincy-Chicago *might* have come via Fort Wayne. I find it hard to believe there was much room for freight with 100 pax trains thru Fort Wayne. (a number I heard, can't vouch for its accuracy) So how close to a 100 passenger trains passed thr...
by Notch 8
Sat Sep 29, 2018 6:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Penn-Central questions
Replies: 15
Views: 2878

Re: Penn-Central questions

This board has been pretty dead the last year or so, so hopefully no one will mind if I ask a couple somewhat nonsense questions about PennCentral back in the day. 1. Back when PRR and/or Penn Central operated their legacy lines through the Fort, was there ever much (regular) traffic between Cincin...
by Notch 8
Tue Sep 25, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: November 15 2004 Piqua Yard
Replies: 3
Views: 803

November 15 2004 Piqua Yard

While Piqua Yard still exist today the duties of the Yard have changed.. While Triple Crown is still with us Piqua no longer originates or terminates any of the Triple Crown Trains. This train heads up the Huntington Dist. towards Detroit MI.
by Notch 8
Sat Sep 01, 2018 7:01 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Leipsic OH
Replies: 1
Views: 852

Leipsic OH

The tower that did guard the diamond at Leipsic at one time was taken down by Crews 8/27/18
by Notch 8
Mon Aug 27, 2018 6:03 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: IN 3125 & 3084
Replies: 2
Views: 725

IN 3125 & 3084

Indiana Northeastern's SD40-2's are now both wearing the Indiana Northeastern NKP inspired paint scheme.
by Notch 8
Mon Aug 27, 2018 5:52 am
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: Martin Marietta GE 65 tonner switcher at Woodville Ohio
Replies: 0
Views: 1251

Martin Marietta GE 65 tonner switcher at Woodville Ohio

Martin Marietta GE 65 tonner switcher at the Woodville Ohio Facility moving loaded cars of lime
by Notch 8
Sun Aug 26, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Ohio Talk
Topic: Northern Ohio and Western Railway
Replies: 0
Views: 806

Northern Ohio and Western Railway

The Northern Ohio and Western Railway (reporting mark NOW) is a rail line owned by OmniTRAX located in Northwest Ohio. It is based in Tiffin, Ohio, and operates between Tiffin, located on CSX's Williard Subdivision, and Woodville. It originally was a Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR) line that traveled fr...
by Notch 8
Tue Aug 21, 2018 5:55 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Leipsic OH on the CSX Toledo Sub
Replies: 0
Views: 1021

Leipsic OH on the CSX Toledo Sub

CSX Q277 on the Toledo Sub at mp 155 just south of Leipsic OH where the I&O folds back into the CSX main and CSX 4001 a SD40-3 leads a southbound land barge. taken 8-20-18
by Notch 8
Tue Jul 31, 2018 5:41 am
Forum: Local Railroad News
Topic: Indiana Northeastern 3125
Replies: 0
Views: 1134

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: 1114

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: 3051

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: 3051

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: 3051

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: 895

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 ...