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by Martin Baumann
Wed Aug 14, 2019 9:09 am
Forum: General Discussion - Passenger Rail
Topic: Denver Area Light and Heavy Rail (RTD) systems
Replies: 174
Views: 63375

Re: Denver Area Light and Heavy Rail (RTD) systems

Do the commuter EMUs share tracks with Amtrak or freight at any point?
by Martin Baumann
Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:45 am
Forum: Amtrak
Topic: Amtrak ACS-64 Sprinter Discussion
Replies: 2833
Views: 670780

Re: Amtrak ACS-64 Sprinter Discussion

What is the current status of 601 and 627?
by Martin Baumann
Wed Aug 14, 2019 6:29 am
Forum: DC - Maryland - Virginia Area Passenger Rail: MTA(MARC), VRE, WMATA(Metro)
Topic: MARC AEM-7
Replies: 0
Views: 205

MARC AEM-7

Are dates available for when each of the four last ran in passenger service and where are they currently stored?
by Martin Baumann
Wed Aug 07, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)
Topic: South Side equipment restrictions
Replies: 18
Views: 2519

Re: South Side equipment restrictions

The “screamers” ran for more than 20 years on the south side. The link below shows 1012 in Worcester in 2001 but they likely didn’t stay south much longer than that, and most likely never ran on the electrified Northeast Corridor. http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/showPicture.aspx?id=3274150" onclic...
by Martin Baumann
Tue Aug 06, 2019 4:31 am
Forum: NYC MTA Subway and Rail, PATH and SIRT
Topic: New PATH cars on order
Replies: 13
Views: 3070

Re: New PATH cars on order

PATH currently have an additional 72 PA-5 on order. How many A cars and how many B cars? According to https://www.nyctransitforums.com/topic/42593-the-official-path-thread/page/3/#comments the new cars will all be C cars (no cab). I incorrectly called them B cars in the original post. I assume they...
by Martin Baumann
Mon Jul 22, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)
Topic: GP40-MC Repair Contract
Replies: 5
Views: 1536

1127

When did 1127 return to service, active as of 7/19 according to NE Transit?
by Martin Baumann
Fri Jun 21, 2019 8:11 am
Forum: MTA Metro-North Railroad and CtDOT Passenger Rail
Topic: Official M2 / M4 / M6 Retirement Thread
Replies: 744
Views: 178868

Re: Official M2 / M4 / M6 Retirement Thread

What are the correct numbers for the Danbury pair? Those listed can't be both right as both odd numbers.

I can find no reference anywhere else on the internet about Danbury getting these cars and that includes the museum's website.
by Martin Baumann
Wed Feb 27, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Worldwide Railfan
Topic: European Tram in a movie, but which one..
Replies: 4
Views: 1072

Re: European Tram in a movie, but which one..

It appears to be a Munich f2 class trailer car

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by Martin Baumann
Tue Sep 18, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Amtrak
Topic: Uniq. Eqpmt Sightings: Private Varnish (PV's), Charters, etc
Replies: 4586
Views: 1126068

Re: Uniq. Eqpmt Sightings: Private Varnish (PV's), Charters,

Amtrak 4 seen on the La Plata webcam over three hours late unusually had three P42

151-114-20 and also NCDOT 1797 and 1869 dead in tow plus four NCDOT cars ahead of the Amtrak consist
by Martin Baumann
Mon Sep 17, 2018 2:26 pm
Forum: CSX Transportation
Topic: Major locomotive damage in CSX derailment
Replies: 7
Views: 2958

Major locomotive damage in CSX derailment

CSX had a bad derailment in Lilesville, Anson County NC yesterday. The crew are ok but NINE locomotives were damaged including 4 NRE exports. Lead unit 3459 derailed but upright, 370+5411+6092+6001+NREX 125+124+122+123 all derailed and overturned The NREX units were SD40-3 rebuilds for Guinea in Afr...
by Martin Baumann
Mon Sep 10, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: NYC MTA Subway and Rail, PATH and SIRT
Topic: New PATH cars on order
Replies: 13
Views: 3070

New PATH cars on order

PATH currently have an additional 72 PA-5 on order. How many A cars and how many B cars?
by Martin Baumann
Wed Aug 29, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: MTA Metro-North Railroad and CtDOT Passenger Rail
Topic: GP10 750
Replies: 3
Views: 2890

GP10 750

Is this unit still active?
by Martin Baumann
Sun Jun 03, 2018 6:00 am
Forum: Florida Commuter Rail: Metrorail, Sunrail, Tri-Rail and Proposals
Topic: SunRail "sort of" gets a new loco...
Replies: 5
Views: 3533

Re: SunRail "sort of" gets a new loco...

108 ex MARC 67:2 ex MARC 30 ex Conrail and PC 3198

109 ex MARC 61:2 ex SOO 4612 ex MILW 2012 nee MILW 174
by Martin Baumann
Tue Mar 20, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: NYC MTA Subway and Rail, PATH and SIRT
Topic: R6-3 1144
Replies: 1
Views: 1998

R6-3 1144

It is not well known that this car has been preserved in England for many years. It no longer has trucks but is otherwise intact. It is currently at the Buckinghamshire Railway Centre in use as a volunteer canteen where I photographed it on March 17 2018 (http://www.brc-stockbook.co.uk/nycar.htm" on...

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