MP:  11.16

 

Created November 25, 2020

 

Total Accidents:   5
Crossing DOT #:  253294L
TOTAL DAILY TRAINS:   13   (AS OF 2017)

 

Page created by: PlyingKibbles89


This crossing is located on the UP Moffat Tunnel Subdivision, with Amtrak California Zephyr operating over it. BNSF also has trackage rights.

 

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Overview of the crossing.
The first signal.

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It has a WCH base.
A WCH gate mechanism.
The emergency info.
This signal has WCH 12x20 inch lights with...

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...Electrotech Fading LEDs!
The bell on this signal is a General Signals type 1 electronic bell!
This signal has RECO LED gate lights.

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The second signal.
It also has a WCH base.
Another WCH gate mechanism.

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The emergency info.
This signal has WCH 12x20 inch lights with Electrotech Fading LEDs!

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The side lights are WCH 12x24 inch lights with WCH 2nd gen LEDs.
This signal has another General Signals type 1 electronic bell!
This signal also has RECO LED gate lights.

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Track view looking east towards 72nd Ave.
Track view looking west towards 80th Ave. in Leyden.
The relay case.
The crossing activates!

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The two GS type 1s sound very nice when paired together!
UP 7297 & UP 8897 pull a gondola train through the crossing!

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After the train passes...
...the gates rise.


All pictures and the video were taken on 08-02-20.