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Re: Chili Junction 2015
 
« Reply #60 on: Jun 10th, 2015, 8:11pm »
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As the eastbound mixed freight departed, a westbound mixed freight met it and then passed by me at Chili Junction:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 6/6/2015 in Riga, NY. My next visit to MP 382 will be later this month.


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« Reply #61 on: Jul 28th, 2015, 9:06pm »
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My second visit to Chili Junction last month was... soggy. The wind, rain and 65ish degree temps made it feel more like early may than the start of summer. Even so, the conditions created some interesting scenes.
 
Westbound mixed freight on track 1:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 6/27/2015 in Riga, NY.  


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« Reply #62 on: Jul 28th, 2015, 9:09pm »
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The Attridge crossing had apparently been rebuilt with a day or two before this visit. An eastbound intermodal even reflected off the new pavement  
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 6/27/2015 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #63 on: Jul 28th, 2015, 9:11pm »
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Amtrak's westbound Empire Service was on time, and moved from Track 1 to Track 1 west of the crossing.
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 6/27/2015 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #64 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:08pm »
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I made two visits to Chili Junction last month. Both had much bettwer weather than the final visit in June!  
 
Westbound CSX mixed freight with a standard cab EMD trailing:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/11/2015 at MP 382/Attridge Road in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #65 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:12pm »
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Eastbound CSX auto rack freight:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/11/2015 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #66 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:15pm »
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Amtrak's westbound Empire Service was on time at MP 382:
 

 
 
 

 
Note the NYC coach on the end of the train!  
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/11/2015 in Riga, NY.  
 


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« Reply #67 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:18pm »
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Eastbound CSX mixed freight at the Attridge Road crossing:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/11/2015 in Riga, NY.  
 
 
 


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« Reply #68 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:21pm »
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Taking the long view with the next CSX eastbound mixed freight:  
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/11/2015 at Chili Junction in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #69 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:23pm »
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The next CSX eastbound mixed freight sported a pair of stanard cabs- 1 each from GE and EMD:  
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/11/2015 at the Attridge Road crossing in Rga, NY.


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« Reply #70 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:26pm »
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I returned to Chili Junction 2 weeks later.  
 
This eastbound CSX uato rack freight went down the West Shore Sub:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/25/2015 at MP 382 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #71 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:27pm »
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Westbound CSX mixed freight at the Attridge Raod crossing:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/25/2015 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #72 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:29pm »
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Westbound CSX intermodal with a leased EMD trailing on Track 2:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken  by me Sat 7/25/2015 in Riga, NY.  


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« Reply #73 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:31pm »
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The next westbound CSX intermodal was rather short. I suspect it was extra section of the previous train.  
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/25/2015 at MP 382 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #74 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:34pm »
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Amtrak's westbound Empire Service on Track #2:
 

 
It crossed over to Track 1 on the other side of Attridge Road:  
 

 
A mixed freight took the siding east of the crossing shortly afterward:
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/25/2015 in Riga, NY.  


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« Reply #75 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:37pm »
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Westbound auto rack freight with a CSX SD50-2 leading:
 

 
Moving over from Track to Track 1:
 

 
Passing the parked mixed freight:
 

 
Completing the move to track 1:
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/25/2015 at Chili Jct in Riga, NY.  
 
 
 
 
 
 


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« Reply #76 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:40pm »
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The next westbound auto rack freight had a CSX SD60 leading:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/25/2015 at the Attridge Road crossing in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #77 on: Aug 19th, 2015, 8:43pm »
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After the last auto rack train cleared, the westbpund CSX mixed freight departed the siding and headed off ot buufalo.  
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Sat 7/25/2015 at MP 382 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #78 on: Aug 20th, 2015, 8:01pm »
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I was back at Chili Junction 2 weeks after the previous set of shots.  The first CSX sighting was an eastbound mixed freight, which went down the West Shore Sub.  
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 8/8/2015 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #79 on: Aug 20th, 2015, 8:04pm »
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This westbound CSX garbage train also had a standard cab EMD as trailing power:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 8/8/2015 at MP 382 in Riga, NY.


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