ethanol trains on the ns

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lakeshoredave
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ethanol trains on the ns

Post by lakeshoredave » Wed Apr 20, 2011 10:11 am

how common are the ethanol trains on the ns with foreign power from western railroads east of chicago?

Big Bri
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Re: ethanol trains on the ns

Post by Big Bri » Wed Apr 20, 2011 2:49 pm

Many times 68Q runs east w/BNSF and UP power. NS will put a cab-signal leader on the head end in Cleveland for the trip east over the old PRR main.

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Re: ethanol trains on the ns

Post by Big Bri » Thu Apr 21, 2011 1:04 am

From another RR list:

68Q Ethanol train still coming through Indiana with:

KCS 4705 ES44AC (southern belle)

BNSF 7482 ES44DC H-III
BNSF 7620 ES44DC H-III

Cab signal leader to be added in Ohio.
12:30am 4/21/11

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