MP:  0478.30

 

Created July 25, 2015

 

Total Accidents:   0
Crossing DOT #:  351559F
TOTAL DAILY TRAINS:   2   (AS OF 2014)

 

Page created by: freebrickproductions

 

This crossing is located on the EARY with CSX having trackage rights over it.

 

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Overviews of the crossing.
The first signal.

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An old base.
The lights on this signal are WCH 12x20 inch lights with Electro-Tech LEDs in them.

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The bell on this signal is a WRRS mechancial bell.
The second signal.

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It has another old base on it.
The lights on this signal are also all WCH 12x20 inch lights with Electro-Tech LEDs. The one on the left in picture 14 is newer than the rest.

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A gate light.
Track views. Picture 18 looks northeast towards South Street. Picture 19 looks southwest towards Thurman Road in Sycamore.
The old and new relay cases and DOT number.

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A retrun trip on 4-2-18 catches the crossing in action!

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CSX A714 enters the crossing with a GP39-2 leading!

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The train clears the crossing, though the crossing stays active a little while longer.

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Another return trip on 1-30-19 shows that the WRRS bell has been replaced with a WCH Type 4 e-bell!

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No changes to the rest of the crossing, though.
Track views.

 

 

Pictures 1-20 were taken on 6-15-15.

Pictures 21-40 and the video were taken on 4-2-18.

Pictures 41-48 were taken on 1-30-19.