NY&A Through Jamaica Station

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NY&A Through Jamaica Station

Postby NYCS » Mon Feb 16, 2015 9:40 am

Does anyone know which tracks (if they are assigned) that NY&A uses to pass through Jamaica Station? Is there a dedicated track(s) for the freight traffic, or they just use any available track? Thanks in advance!
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Re: NY&A Through Jamaica Station

Postby vin5581 » Mon Feb 16, 2015 12:04 pm

Its the track on the southern side of Jamaica station. Between the most southern platform and the airtrain terminal.
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Re: NY&A Through Jamaica Station

Postby freightguy » Mon Feb 16, 2015 2:26 pm

Usually tracks 10 and 11 which lie between the southern platform and Johnson Ave yard. I think more nocturnal activity verse during the daytime. The RS 40 will run during daylight hours.
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