MP:  000376.530

 

Created December 25, 2016

 

Total Accidents:   9
Crossing DOT #:  352244F
TOTAL DAILY TRAINS:   23   (AS OF 2016)

 

Page created by: freebrickproductions

 

This crossing is located on the CSX S&NA North Sub.

 

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Overviews of the crossing.
The first signal.

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It's a Safetran cantilever.
The emergency information.
The front mast lights are Safetran 12x24 inch lights with WCH 2nd Generation LEDs.

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The overhead lights are more Safetran 12x24 inch lights with WCH 2nd Generation LEDs.
A WCH base.
This signal has a Siemens gate mechanism.

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The rear mast lights are WCH 12x24 inch lights with WCH 2nd Generation LEDs.
This signal has a General Signals Type 1 electronic bell!
This signal uses RECO LED gate lights.

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The second signal.
Another Safetran cantilever.
The emergency information.

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This signal has all Safetran 12x24 inch lights with WCH 2nd Generation LEDs on the cantilever.

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Another WCH base.
Another Siemens gate mechanism.
The rear mast lights are more WCH 12x24 inch lights with WCH 2nd Generation LEDs.

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Another General Signals Type 1 electronic bell!
More RECO LED gate lights on this signal.

Track views. Picture 31 looks northwest towards Morris Majestic Road near Morris.

Picture 32 looks southeast towards McCormack Drive in New Castle.

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The relay case.

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A return trip on 1-8-20 finds that a second track has been added to this crossing!

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Close-ups of the new signage on the signals. No other major changes appear to have occured to either since the photos from 2016 were taken.

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A new signal gantry has also been installed just north of the crossing.
The crossing activates!

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A northbound coal train comes through with an ET44AH leading an AC44CW.

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An ES44AH was also pushing on the rear.
The train passes...

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...and the gates eventually rise.

 

 

Pictures 1-33 were taken on 6-16-16.

Pictures 34-78 and the video were taken on 1-8-20.