MP:  0158.90

 

Created December 25, 2016

 

Total Accidents:   5
Crossing DOT #:  718383S
TOTAL DAILY TRAINS:   31   (AS OF 2016)

 

Page created by: freebrickproductions

 

This crossing is located on the NS Atlanta-Macon Line.

 

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Overviews of the crossing.
The first signal.

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It's a RACO cantilever!
The mast lights are a mixture of older and newer Safetran 12x20 inch lights.

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The emergency information.
The overhead lights are all older Safetran 12x20 inch lights.
A Siemens base.

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The gate mechanism over here is from Siemens.
The gate lights on this signal are from NEG.
This one has broken off and is hanging on by the wire!
The second signal.

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It's another RACO cantilever!
The emergency information.
The mast lights are more Safetran 12x20 inch lights.

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The overhead lights are more older Safetran 12x20 inch lights.
A Safetran base.

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This signal has a Safetran gate mechanism.
The bell here is a sick General Signals Type-2 electronic bell.
This signal has more NEG gate lights.
The relay case.

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Track view looking east.
Track view looking west towards Fayetteville Road.
Action shots.

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The bell doesn't start until the gates start to lower, and then rings really fast for about a second, and then rings at a normal speed until the gates rise.

 

All pictures were taken on 10-14-16.