Fitchburg line question

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Fitchburg line question

Postby arthur d. » Fri Mar 24, 2017 7:36 pm

When taking the train from Shirley to Fitchburg, with Shirley being a flag stop, where is the correct place to stand in order for the train to stop? Can not find the answer on the T website.
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Re: Fitchburg line question

Postby BostonUrbEx » Fri Mar 24, 2017 8:00 pm

On the platform, in view of the engineer. Give a quick wave if you feel necessary.
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Re: Fitchburg line question

Postby sery2831 » Wed Apr 05, 2017 11:25 am

Stand on the side where the shelter is(inbound side).
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Re: Fitchburg line question

Postby johnpbarlow » Sat Apr 08, 2017 5:30 pm

FWIW, west facing CPF-333 signals seem to have become approach lit after having been initially set as continuously lit. Westbound T trains actuate the lights when they enter the block east of the CPF-333 interlocking and stay lit while train dwells at the station. Not sure what happens with Pan Am eb traffic on tracks 1 and 2.
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Re: Fitchburg line question

Postby johnpbarlow » Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:06 am

Not really a question but a link to a feel good Lowell Sun article about Town of Ayer and Keolis/MBTA beautifying the Ayer T station environs.

http://www.lowellsun.com/news/ci_31434172/good-fences-make-ayer-mbta-good-neighbors
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