MP:  000400.170

 

Created September 25, 2020

 

Total Accidents:   12
Crossing DOT #:  352566U
TOTAL DAILY TRAINS:   36   (AS OF 2020)

 

Page created by: freebrickproductions

 

This crossing is located on the CSX S&NA South Subdivision.

 

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Overviews of the crossing.
The first signal.

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It has a Safetran base.
The emergency information.
A Safetran gate mechanism.
A Safetran bracket.

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This signal has all Safetran 12x24 inch lights with Dialight Ball LEDs.
The lone bell here is a Safetran Type 2 e-bell.
This signal uses NEG LED gate lights.

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The second signal.
It has another Safetran base.
The emergency information.

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Another Safetran gate mechanism.
It has more Safetran 12x24 inch lights with Dialight Ball LEDs on another Safetran bracket.

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This signal has RECO LED gate lights.
The relay case.
Looking northeast towards Cammack Road in Birmingham.
Looking southwest towards Helena Road #1 and Helena Road #2 in Helena.

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The crossing activates!

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An ET44AH and an ES44AH pull a short mixed freight south through the crossing.

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The train passes...

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...and the gates rise.

 

 

All pictures and the video were taken on 1-16-20.