Orange Line questions

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Re: Orange Line questions

Postby RenegadeMonster » Thu Apr 06, 2017 7:09 pm

What do they use the Eastern most track for now?

Occasionally in the morning when commuting in on the Newburyport / Rockport line I see a Orange line train on it.

Sometimes it's just a two car set, which I assume is not a revenue train. But sometimes its a 6 car set or stopped at Sullivan Square.
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Re: Orange Line questions

Postby CRail » Thu Apr 06, 2017 8:43 pm

It's a test track. 0704/0705 ran on it quite a bit when they were delivered.

Malden center would not need reconfiguration. The Commuter Rail track would be the northbound.
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