MP:  0WA78.120

 

Created November 25, 2017

 

Total Accidents:   2
Crossing DOT #:  340508P
TOTAL DAILY TRAINS:   21   (AS OF 2017)

 

Page created by: freebrickproductions

 

This crossing is located along the CSX W&A Subdivision.

 

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Overviews of the crossing, which has a pair of very classic L&N signals at it with very few changes from when they were installed!
The first signal.

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It's a Modern Industries cantilever.
The emergency information.
The mast lights are Federal Signal 8 inch lights!

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The overhead lights are more Federal Signal 8 inch lights!
A Modern Industries mechanical bell that works beautifully.

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A Modern Industries base.
One of the few newer things here: a Safetran gate mechanism.
This signal has RECO incandescent gate lights!
The second classic signal.

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It's another Modern Industries cantilever.
More Federal Signal 8 inch lights on the mast over here!

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Even more Federal Signal 8 inch lights on the cantilever arm as well!
Another beautiful sounding Modern Industries mechanical bell here!

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The emergency information.
A Modern Industries base.
A GRS gate mechanism!
The gate arm is from Safetran over here!

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This signal has RECO LED gate lights...
The relay case.
Track view looking south towards Oothcalooga Street.
Track view looking north towards Line Street.

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The crossing activates!
A CSX train comes south with 10 engines on the head end!

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The train passes...

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...and the crossing deactivates, just as this classic crossing has done many times before and probably will continue to do many times after.

 

 

All pictures and the video were taken on 7-3-17.