MP-15ac's out & about

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Re: MP-15ac's out & about

Postby Norton » Thu Nov 01, 2018 7:52 pm

I saw them heading up the Oyster Bay branch earlier today.
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Re: MP-15ac's out & about

Postby LINYARailfan » Sat Nov 10, 2018 1:06 pm

Today 11/10,
164 and 154 were seen in Mineola heading eastbound around 10:15am with 3 yellow track laying cars and two flat cars.
And at 11:46am 163 was seen on the roustabout move heading westbound with 6 C3s and DE30AC 403 trailing.
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Re: MP-15ac's out & about

Postby Train2009 » Sat Nov 10, 2018 3:30 pm

LINYARailfan wrote:Today 11/10,
164 and 154 were seen in Mineola heading eastbound around 10:15am with 3 yellow track laying cars and two flat cars.
And at 11:46am 163 was seen on the roustabout move heading westbound with 6 C3s and DE30AC 403 trailing.


#154 was seen yesterday morning at 10:42 AM going by the Hillside Support facility station westbound light to Fresh Pond yard, it went by Queens Village at 12:57 PM in the afternoon with a flat car of track pieces, 8 FTSX flat cars with concrete ties on it and 2 bulkhead flat cars loaded with Concrete ties too for Belmont Park. At 1:51 PM #154 went westbound to Holban yard.

#167 was seen moving around Richmond yard after 10:30 AM that same morning, it was caught again but this time in Queens Village at 2:15 PM headed eastbound and returned westbound at around 3:05 PM.

The move with #163 from late this morning it was the trainset which it had equipment trouble west of Hampton Bays on the 1:04 AM Montauk Branch train from Jamaica to Montauk.

Edit: At 4:15 PM late this afternoon a 13 car work train with Hopper cars went by Bethpage with #150 and #161 headed westbound.
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Re: MP-15ac's out & about

Postby tj48 » Tue Nov 13, 2018 12:12 pm

166 and 168 sandwiching the fire protection tank car and a sandite car moving slowly eastbound on the grade between Wyandanch and DPA overpass.
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Re: MP-15ac's out & about

Postby LINYARailfan » Tue Nov 13, 2018 12:52 pm

Today 11/13 around 12:28PM 160 and 152 were headed westbound in Garden City on the sandite train. Are the sandite trains running during the day now? I always used to see them running at night?
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Re: MP-15ac's out & about

Postby gregorygrice » Tue Nov 13, 2018 1:03 pm

LINYARailfan wrote:Today 11/13 around 12:28PM 160 and 152 were headed westbound in Garden City on the sandite train. Are the sandite trains running during the day now? I always used to see them running at night?


They've been running during the day for a couple of weeks now, as needed.
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Re: MP-15ac's out & about

Postby LINYARailfan » Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:41 pm

And later today 154 and 165 were seen in Mineola heading westbound on a lite engine move at around 3:43PM
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Re: MP-15ac's out & about

Postby LINYARailfan » Sat Nov 17, 2018 10:12 pm

Today 11/17,
152 and 160 were seen on the Sandite train on the Hempstead branch at around 3:54pm heading on to the Garden City Secondary. They headed westbound on the Hempstead branch through Garden City around 4:26pm right after train 6759.
Later this evening 172 and 165 were seen on the fuel pad in Morris Park. 172 has recently been repainted in the same scheme as 150, 154, and 166.
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