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centercab
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« Reply #40 on: Oct 8th, 2017, 2:16pm »
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Has NS given any recent predictions as to when the new bridge will be open for business?

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thebigham
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« Reply #41 on: Oct 11th, 2017, 10:37am »
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^This December!

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thebigham
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« Reply #42 on: Oct 18th, 2017, 1:15pm »
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John Kucko pic

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« Reply #43 on: Oct 18th, 2017, 5:53pm »
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Nice!
 
What a difference a year makes...


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thebigham
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« Reply #44 on: Oct 21st, 2017, 9:40pm »
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Ben Clark photo

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thebigham
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« Reply #45 on: Oct 21st, 2017, 9:41pm »
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thebigham
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« Reply #46 on: Oct 21st, 2017, 9:43pm »
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thebigham
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« Reply #47 on: Nov 6th, 2017, 8:52pm »
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John Kucko pic from a few weeks ago

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roc
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« Reply #48 on: Nov 17th, 2017, 1:38pm »
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Ballast for new Portageville span arrives in apropos style (Kucko video).
 
https://www.facebook.com/JohnKuckoDigital/videos/1970071996596680/


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thebigham
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« Reply #49 on: Nov 18th, 2017, 9:41pm »
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Taken from a hot air balloon in October

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thebigham
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« Reply #50 on: Nov 18th, 2017, 9:42pm »
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The trail has been re-opened to the Upper Falls. You can now get this close to the old/new bridges.
 
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thebigham
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« Reply #51 on: Nov 18th, 2017, 9:44pm »
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roc
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« Reply #52 on: Nov 30th, 2017, 8:05pm »
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Moving right along ballast and ties.
 
https://www.facebook.com/JohnKuckoDigital/posts/1976732795930600


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thebigham
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« Reply #53 on: Dec 2nd, 2017, 4:31pm »
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Dec. 11 is the new date to move the mainline onto the new bridge.

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thebigham
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« Reply #54 on: Dec 2nd, 2017, 4:38pm »
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thebigham
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« Reply #55 on: Dec 2nd, 2017, 4:39pm »
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thebigham
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« Reply #56 on: Dec 2nd, 2017, 4:40pm »
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thebigham
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« Reply #57 on: Dec 2nd, 2017, 4:41pm »
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johnpbarlow
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Re: Portageville Bridge Update
 
« Reply #58 on: Dec 3rd, 2017, 8:04am »
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At 0800 Sunday 12/3/17, NS work train 924 (aka the Portage Stone Train) led by NS8065 is at the west end of double track at CP-217 Binghamton headed for the Pit Track at Hornell today. This is a ballast train with conveyor dumper at the stern.

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thebigham
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« Reply #59 on: Dec 11th, 2017, 1:24pm »
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Today is the day! The new bridge should be in service this afternoon.

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