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CSX 9969

Postby Tom6921 » Fri Nov 13, 2015 1:24 am

I've recently seen videos of a CSX inspection train led by locomotive #9969. Does anyone know of the origin of this unit and if CSX has any more like it?
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Re: CSX 9969

Postby waldwickrailfan » Fri Nov 13, 2015 10:53 am

Tom6921 wrote:I've recently seen videos of a CSX inspection train led by locomotive #9969. Does anyone know of the origin of this unit and if CSX has any more like it?

It's ex-MARC 69. This is the only one CSX owns
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Re: CSX 9969

Postby Backshophoss » Fri Nov 13, 2015 6:52 pm

CSX 9969 is part of the "biz" train fleet,used with the Track Geo car and 1-2 support cars.
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Re: CSX 9969

Postby Ironman » Sun Nov 15, 2015 11:35 am

It has a rotating headlight instead of ditch lights, and is cab signal equipped.
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Re: CSX 9969

Postby Dick H » Sun Nov 15, 2015 4:44 pm

9969 in Perry Ohio in May 2015, 1 minute, 32 seconds. Thanks to Painesville Railfans for the Vide0.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZpsGSbSlCk
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