A&A Receives New York State Rail Grant

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Re: A&A Receives New York State Rail Grant

Postby thebigham » Wed Jul 11, 2018 10:39 am

mkirsch wrote:You mean eventually I'll be able to go to Smokey's and not see "squiggletrack?"
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Re: A&A Receives New York State Rail Grant

Postby mkirsch » Thu Jul 12, 2018 1:20 pm

I was through there last weekend on my way to (and back from) Olean, and got to see even more on the way to the Strykersville fireman's picnic on Sunday. I'm impressed with the work, though tongue-in-cheek, I would only call those tracks "straight-ish." Vastly improved, and I'm sure some of those kinks were impossible to get out, but my OCD is kicking in.

Bet they can rocket through there now.
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Re: A&A Receives New York State Rail Grant

Postby joesbag » Tue Sep 25, 2018 1:49 pm

Any more recent photos of the track rehab from Curriers to N. Java?
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Re: A&A Receives New York State Rail Grant

Postby thebigham » Wed Sep 26, 2018 10:18 am

^I'll try to take some on a sunny day.

The contractor finished in August.

The speed limit is still 10 m.p.h.
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Re: A&A Receives New York State Rail Grant

Postby joesbag » Tue Oct 02, 2018 12:11 pm

Thanks Bigham - good info. I may get up there in November to have a look.
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