MP:  0004.80

 

Created November 26, 2020

 

Total Accidents:   2
Crossing DOT #:  297799R
TTOTAL WEEKLY TRAINS:   10   (AS OF 2019)

 

Page created by: Ethan the Railfanner

 

This crossing is located on the WTNN Poplar Corner Branch.

 

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Overviews of this classic crossing.
The western signal.

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It has a SERRMI base.
The emergency information.
The lights on this signal are all WRRS 8 inch incandescents!

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The bell here is a Griswold mechanical bell!!!

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The eastern signal.
It has another SERRMI base.
The emergency information.

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The main lights on this signal are more 8 inch incandescents!
However, there is a mixture of 3 RACO frames and a Safetran frame!

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The extra pair of lights mounted on an extention are another pair of Safetran 8 inch incandescents!
There are two relay cases at the crossing. I believe the first one in Picture 23 is for the crossing, while the second one appears to be dormant.

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Track view facing south towards U.S. Route 70 and U.S. Route 45 Bypass.
Track view facing north towards U.S. Route 45 Bypass and State Route 186.
Some 3M traffic lights at the crossing.

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The crossing activates!

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A WTNN B23-7 leads through the crossing.

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The train clears the crossing.

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All pictures and the video were taken on 6-18-19 by freebrickproductions.