MP:  0961.75

 

Created April 28, 2017

 

Total Accidents:   4
Crossing DOT #:  639543K
TOTAL DAILY TRAINS:   24   (AS OF 2016)

 

Page created by: freebrickproductions

 

This crossing is located on the CSX Lineville Subdivision.

 

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Overviews of the bell-less crossing.
The first signal.

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It has a Safetran base.
The emergency information.
This signal has all Safetran 12x24 inch lights with WCH 2nd Generation LEDs.

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The second signal, which is missing a light!
The base is a WCH base, which has the Federal Signal logo cast onto the back, oddly enough.

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The emergency information.
The three remaining lights are all Safetran 12x24 inch lights with WCH 2nd Generation LEDs. Picture 16 shows where the fourth light was. It looks like the signal got side-swipped by a car.

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The small relay case.
Track view looking east towards Cunningham Drive.
Track view looking west.
An old whistle post near the crossing!

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The crossing activates!
A CSX local with four engines flies through the crossing, heading south (east).

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The train quickly passes.

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A return trip on 11-27-17 shows a change to the crossing.
No changes to this signal...

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The second signal had the missing light replaced!

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The lights are still all Safetran 12x24 inch lights, though one of them is now slightly newer than the rest and has a Leotek EV Series LED. The rest still retain WCH 2nd Generation LEDs.

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Track views.
The crossing activates!

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Close-ups of the WCH and Leotek EV Series LEDs in action next to each other.

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The train is a north (west) bound intermodal train with all H2 BNSF Dash-9s for power! The horn on the leader sounded amazing as well.

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The train passes and the signals shut-off shortly afterwards.

 

 

 

Pictures 1-29 and the first video were taken on 2-18-17.

Pictures 30-64 and the second video were taken on 11-27-17.