MP:  70.17

 

Created November 25, 2021

 

Total Accidents:   2
Crossing DOT #:  805305Y
TOTAL DAILY TRAINS:   12  (ESTIMATED)

 

Page created by: PlyingKibbles89


This crossing is located on the UP Julesburg Subdivision, with BNSF having trackage rights.

 

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Overview of the crossing.
The first signal.

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It has a WCH base.
A WCH gate mechanism.
The emergency info.
The lights here are...

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...Federal Signal 12x20 inch lights with Electrotech LEDs!
The bell here is a WCH type 3 electronic bell.
This signal uses Alstom LED gate lights.

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The second signal.
It also has a WCH base.
Another WCH gate mechanism.

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The lights over here are more WCH 12x20 inch lights with Electrotech LEDs!
The bell here is another WCH type 3 electronic bell.

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This signal also uses Alstom LED gate lights.
Track view looking east towards Private Crossing #6.
Track view looking west towards Private Crossing #5.
The relay case, with the incorrect street name.

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A return trip on 07-03-21 catches the crossing in action!

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Here comes a BNSF Xcel Energy coal train, using a GEVO and an Executive MAC for power!

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After the train passes...
...the gates rise.

 

 


The first video was taken on 06-07-20.
Pictures 1-24 were taken on 03-26-21.
Pictures 25-48 and the second video were taken on 07-03-21.