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Re: Chili Junction 2016
 
« Reply #60 on: Jul 28th, 2016, 8:12pm »
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Eastbound CSX intermodal on Track 2:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 7/16/2016 in Riga, NY.


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Re: Chili Junction 2016
 
« Reply #61 on: Aug 16th, 2016, 7:23pm »
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No more trips happened last month, but I've already had one so far thsi month.
 
It started with a westbound CSX intermodal entering Track 2 from the West Shore Sub:  
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me on Friday 8/5/2016 at MP 382/Attridge Road in Riga, NY.


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Re: Chili Junction 2016
 
« Reply #62 on: Aug 16th, 2016, 7:27pm »
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Shortly afterward, a CSX hi-rail MOW truck came east on Track 1:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
It stopped kust east of the crossing:
 

 
....and then backed up to get onto Attridge Road:
 

 
 
All photos in this post were taken by me on Friday 8/5/2016 at Chili Junction in Riga, NY.
 
 


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Re: Chili Junction 2016
 
« Reply #63 on: Aug 16th, 2016, 7:30pm »
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About 20 minutes later, another westbound CSX intermodal came off the West Shore Sub:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
Fellow rf.net memeberScottychoas joined me trackside:
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me on Friday 8/5/2016 at MP 382/Attridge Road in Riga, NY.


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Re: Chili Junction 2016
 
« Reply #64 on: Aug 16th, 2016, 7:32pm »
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About 25 minutes later, a westbound CSX auto rack freight entered Track 2 from the West Shore Sub:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me on Friday 8/5/2016 at MP 382/Attridge Road in Riga, NY.  


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Re: Chili Junction 2016
 
« Reply #65 on: Aug 16th, 2016, 7:35pm »
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While the auto rack freight rumbled across Attridge Road, Amtrak's westbound #281 Empire Service blew past it:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me on Friday 8/5/2016 at Chili Junction in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #66 on: Aug 16th, 2016, 7:38pm »
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I was enjoying all the action coming off the West Shore Sub. Even the CSX MOW truck had its turn there:
 

 
 
 

 
Both photos in this post were taken by me on Friday 8/5/2016 at MP 382/Attridge Road in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #67 on: Aug 16th, 2016, 7:40pm »
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The final catch of the visit was the lone eastbound train:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me on Friday 8/5/2016 at MP 382/Attridge Road in Riga, NY.  


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« Reply #68 on: Aug 31st, 2016, 7:50pm »
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The next visit to Chili Junction was rather stormy.  
 
It started out deceptively nice, with an eastbound CSX mixed freight on Track 2:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 8/20/2016 in Riga, NY.  
 
 


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« Reply #69 on: Aug 31st, 2016, 7:53pm »
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Eastbound CSX coal drag K652 on Track 1:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 8/20/2016 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #70 on: Aug 31st, 2016, 7:55pm »
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Westbound CSX intermodal on Track 1:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 8/20/2016 in Riga, NY.  
 


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« Reply #71 on: Aug 31st, 2016, 7:57pm »
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Second westbound CSX intermodal on Track 1 (which was probably Q019):
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 8/20/2016 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #72 on: Aug 31st, 2016, 8:00pm »
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Meanwhile, a stoprng thundershower crept in from the southeast:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
Another storm cell developed to the west of location:
 

 
 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 8/20/2016 in Riga, NY.  
 


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« Reply #73 on: Aug 31st, 2016, 8:04pm »
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The storm to the southeast eventually overtook the crossing. Rain fell as Amtrak's #281 Empire Service arrived on Track 1:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 8/20/2016 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #74 on: Aug 31st, 2016, 8:07pm »
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The rain got even heavier by the time this westbound CSX intermodal (with a UP leader) arrived on Track 1 about 10 minutes later:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 8/20/2016 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #75 on: Aug 31st, 2016, 8:13pm »
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In the midst of this stormy chaos, a LORAM hi-rail MOW truck came east on Track 2 and exited the rails at the Attridge Road crossing:  
 

 
Another thundershower approached:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 8/20/2016 in Riga, NY.  
 


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« Reply #76 on: Aug 31st, 2016, 8:16pm »
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The final sighting of the evening was another westbound CSX intermodal on Track1, which arrived just another round of heavy rain began:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Saturday 8/20/2016 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #77 on: Sep 1st, 2016, 7:47pm »
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The following weekend was much better weatherwise. my final August visit to the Attridge Road crossing began with Amtrak's eastbound #64 Maple Leaf running a tad late:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Friday 8/26/2016 in Riga, NY.


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« Reply #78 on: Sep 1st, 2016, 7:53pm »
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My favorite sightings at Chili Junction are westbound trains coming off the West Shore Sub. The 2nd train of the afternoon was indeed a CSX intermodal coming off the West Shore Sub, led my a nice SD70MAC:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Friday 8/26/2016 in Riga, NY.  


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« Reply #79 on: Sep 1st, 2016, 7:58pm »
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The 1st oeastbound CSX auto rack freight on Track 1:
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
All photos in this post were taken by me Friday 8/26/2016 in Riga, NY.


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