NYAR Train Sighting Thread

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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby AlKaLI » Tue Jul 24, 2018 2:19 pm

rr503 wrote:It seems the last customer on the Navy Lead has gone. Tracks are paved/plated over in places. A real shame...


Is the Navy Lead at west end of the yard in Maspeth? Where the plywood company was?
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby gregorygrice » Tue Jul 24, 2018 3:27 pm

Customer at Wheelspur was relocated to Maspeth. Navy lead out temporarily.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby rr503 » Tue Jul 24, 2018 3:43 pm

AlKaLI wrote:
rr503 wrote:It seems the last customer on the Navy Lead has gone. Tracks are paved/plated over in places. A real shame...


Is the Navy Lead at west end of the yard in Maspeth? Where the plywood company was?
Thanks.


It's this: https://www.google.com/maps/@40.7223855 ... a=!3m1!1e3

The last customer I think was a food business -- getting rice or something...? Good to hear that the outage is temporary.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby LINYARailfan » Sat Jul 28, 2018 11:03 am

Today 7/28 around 10:25 AM the RS70 was seen at Mineola with PR20-B 300, 4 centerbeams for kleet, 12 stone hoppers and MP15AC 156 trailing on the rear.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby Train2009 » Sat Aug 04, 2018 7:40 pm

Yesterday afternoon 8/3 RS41 came by Queens Village after 3:50 PM right before the Rush Hour with GP38 #270 and #261 with new, blue GACX and black hoppers from Brookhaven Rail Terminal, cars from Coastal and Ready mix.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby LINYARailfan » Tue Aug 28, 2018 4:39 pm

Last night 8/27, at 10:03PM 271 and the CITX 402 were seen on the RS80 with a mixed consist headed for Pine-Aire.
Today 8/28, 271 and 151 were seen heading eastbound lite through Mineola at 2:01PM.
One hour later 301 and 300 were seen with eight C&D gondolas from One World on the RS41 at 3:03PM.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby tj48 » Thu Aug 30, 2018 6:56 pm

Spotted this afternoon GP38-2 268 (I think. I was not that close to the tracks) long hood forward with the blue CITX leaser running light west through Wyandanch.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby Train2009 » Mon Sep 03, 2018 7:34 pm

On Friday 8/31 the power for the day on RS40/RS41 was #300 and #156, it went by eastbound at 10:03 AM in the morning and westbound at 1:27 PM in the afternoon both in Queens Village.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby Train2009 » Sun Sep 09, 2018 5:26 pm

Yesterday afternoon at 1:13 PM RS41 with MP15AC #151 and GP38-2 #271 went by Queens Village westbound from Kleet with 4 empty lumber cars.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby tj48 » Sun Sep 23, 2018 10:35 am

156 & 151 pulling a decent amount C&D cars from the Coastal siding this morning.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby DogBert » Sun Sep 23, 2018 3:39 pm

The Bushwacker was spotted pulling trash back to Fresh Pond at midnight last night. An hour-ish before they were shuffling aggregate cars, presumably for Kings at the end of the line.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby Train2009 » Sun Sep 23, 2018 8:37 pm

RS40 was seen at Richmond Hill the other morning 9/21 at 11:22 AM as seen on board the 11:01 AM express/Shuttle train from NYP to Jamaica with #271 and 301, it did't came by Queens Village until 12:54 PM in the afternoon, RS41 came back westbound right before the PM Rush hour at 3:53 PM.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby tj48 » Mon Oct 01, 2018 9:16 am

This morning. 2 GP38's, MP15ac and a PR20B with 67 cars westbound through Pinelawn.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby LINYARailfan » Sat Oct 06, 2018 11:50 am

Today 10/6 at 11:10am 156 and 270 were on the RS40 with CDEX gondolas for one world.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby gregorygrice » Sat Oct 06, 2018 2:11 pm

LINYARailfan wrote:Today 10/6 at 11:10am 156 and 270 were on the RS40 with CDEX gondolas for one world.


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