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by NathanFromEngland
Fri Feb 28, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Traffic Lights
Replies: 225
Views: 47557

Re: Traffic Lights

Spotted this while browsing California, but why would it be a flashing yellow ball? https://www.google.com/maps/@33.9892679,-118.2608084,3a,15.3y,38.4h,96.17t/data=!3m7!1e1!3m5!1sSruZ8XWluy1uY9YBaXlX4Q!2e0!5s20140901T000000!7i13312!8i6656 Up until 2012, these signals looked like something you'd see ...
by NathanFromEngland
Tue Feb 25, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Google Maps Scavenger Hunt (Traffic signals and signs)
Replies: 152
Views: 46751

Re: Google Maps Scavenger Hunt (Traffic signals and signs)

Damaged Siemens Helios traffic signal, wonder how this happened, couldn't be a truck hitting the signal as i can't expect it to cause the right arrow section to partially hang, maybe installation error? https://www.google.com/maps/@53.3849634,-2.874031,3a,15y,54.47h,88.33t/data=!3m7!1e1!3m5!1sxfPZK6...
by NathanFromEngland
Tue Feb 25, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: Crossing Signal Discussion
Topic: Crossing Gate Contact
Replies: 235
Views: 64871

Re: Crossing Gate Contact

A car slams into a crossing gate at 0:30.
by NathanFromEngland
Tue Feb 25, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: Crossing Signal Discussion
Topic: Tracks out of service
Replies: 1988
Views: 299247

Re: Tracks out of service

Some news out of Sarasota. The SGLR has removed equipment and ripped up their trackage through Sarasota starting from Fruitville Road and points south. That's very sad, seeing a railroad be ripped apart only to be replaced by a damn trail. Do you think any of the equipment could be salvaged? Some o...
by NathanFromEngland
Sun Feb 23, 2020 6:43 am
Forum: Crossing Signal Discussion
Topic: Signals getting damaged/destroyed
Replies: 54
Views: 9665

Re: Signals getting damaged/destroyed

Half of the crossing doesn't work here for some reason, i assume the cantilever that is closer must've fused out or something when the gate was damaged.
by NathanFromEngland
Sun Feb 23, 2020 6:41 am
Forum: Crossing Signal Discussion
Topic: Google Maps Scavenger Hunt
Replies: 5701
Views: 751142

Re: Google Maps Scavenger Hunt

Classic crossing on the TennKen: https://www.google.com/maps/@36.0472394,-89.4999533,3a,37.5y,192.08h,90.24t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1sIBsL8eQCrv49E6ty7wtWuA!2e0!7i16384!8i8192 The lights aren't flashing, am i missing something here? It's just a nice older ICG install, which I remarked about it being a "...
by NathanFromEngland
Sun Feb 23, 2020 3:57 am
Forum: Crossing Signal Discussion
Topic: Google Maps Scavenger Hunt
Replies: 5701
Views: 751142

Re: Google Maps Scavenger Hunt

freebrickproductions wrote:
Sat Feb 22, 2020 10:46 pm
Classic crossing on the TennKen:
https://www.google.com/maps/@36.0472394 ... 384!8i8192
The lights aren't flashing, am i missing something here?
by NathanFromEngland
Sat Feb 22, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: Crossing Signal Discussion
Topic: Google Maps Scavenger Hunt
Replies: 5701
Views: 751142

Re: Google Maps Scavenger Hunt

Found this insanely classic crossing in Birmingham, AL, on the Birmingham Terminal Railroad while mapping out crossings in the Birmingham Metro Area tonight: https://www.google.com/maps/@33.5038025,-86.9235881,3a,47.7y,190.93h,83.99t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1scVq3EUeNzbKJ5Io09fTfEQ!2e0!7i13312!8i6656 htt...
by NathanFromEngland
Mon Feb 17, 2020 7:22 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Traffic Lights
Replies: 225
Views: 47557

Re: Traffic Lights

Why are the backboard of these lights so badly blackened? They've been here over ten years, i expect them to be cleaned... https://www.google.com/maps/@53.8454739,-3.0536172,3a,49y,11.9h,93.46t/data=!3m7!1e1!3m5!1sdvsbnnYgsT5dlXOeQf77Lg!2e0!5s20190301T000000!7i13312!8i6656 But these signals installe...
by NathanFromEngland
Wed Feb 12, 2020 5:57 am
Forum: Crossing Signal Discussion
Topic: Crossing Gate Contact
Replies: 235
Views: 64871

Re: Crossing Gate Contact

This trucker should have his license revoked.