MP:  AG87.68

 

Created June 9, 2016

 

Total Accidents:   3
Crossing DOT #:  353135F
TOTAL DAILY TRAINS:   2   (ESTIMATED)

 

Page created by: freebrickproductions

 

This crossing is located on the ATN Guntersville Branch.

 

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Overviews of the crossing.
The first signal.

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It's a Modern Industries cantilever.
The DOT tag.

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All of the lights on this signal are Modern Industries 12x24 inch lights.

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The second signal.
It has an RSI base.
The lights are a pair of WCH 12x20 inch lights.

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An RSI junction box.
The bell is a General Siganls electronic bell.
The third signal.

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It's a Harmon cantilever.
The DOT tag.
The mast lights are a pair of Harmon 12x24 inch lights.

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The overhead lights are more Harmon 12x24 inch lights.
Track views. Picture 27 looks east towards US 431 in Albertville. Picture 28 looks west towards the Private Crossing.

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The relay case.

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A return trip on 3-8-18 catches the crossing in action! The bell is a General Signals Type 3, though it appears to have replaced the General Signals e-bell that was here on the first trip (in Picture 18).

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A train heads south to Gadsden with two NKCR GP50s for power!

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This crossing is the only signalized crossing in Guntersville.

 

Pictures 1-29 were taken on 3-25-16.

Pictures 30-40 and the video were taken on 3-8-18.