MP:  SH292.600

 

Created October 31, 2022

 

Total Accidents:   0
Crossing DOT #:  634492K
TOTAL DAILY TRAINS:   5   (AS OF 2020)

 

Page created by: freebrickproductions

 

This crossing is located on the CSX Andrews Subdivision.

 

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Overviews of the crossing.
The first signal.

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It has a US&S base.
The emergency information.
The lights on this signal are all WABCO 8 inch lights!

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The bell on this signal is a US&S Teardrop bell!
Another US&S base.
A Safetran gate mechanism.

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This signal has all RECO LED gate lights.
The second signal.
It has a Safetran base.

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Another Safetran gate mechanism.
The emergency information.
This signal has all Safetran 12x24 inch lights.

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The bell on this signal is a dead General Signals Type 2 electronic bell.
This signal uses NEG LED gate lights.
The relay case.

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Looking southwest towards Earl Street.
Looking northeast towards Hampton Street.

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The crossing activates!

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CSX I038 comes through with an ES44AH pulling.

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Another ES44AH works as the mid-train DPU.

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The train passes...

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...and the gates rise. The newer Safetran gate mechanism here takes longer to raise for some reason.

 

The first video below was taken back when the GS Type 2 e-bell here still worked. However, as you can see, it was on its way out at the time and was sounding very quiet and scratchy.

 

 

 

The first video was taken by Elliot Hamerstone on 12-18-20.

All pictures and the second video were taken on 12-21-21.

The third video was taken by Elliot Hamerstone on 12-21-21.