NYAR Train Sighting Thread

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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby AlKaLI » Tue Jul 24, 2018 2:19 pm

rr503 wrote:It seems the last customer on the Navy Lead has gone. Tracks are paved/plated over in places. A real shame...


Is the Navy Lead at west end of the yard in Maspeth? Where the plywood company was?
Thanks.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby gregorygrice » Tue Jul 24, 2018 3:27 pm

Customer at Wheelspur was relocated to Maspeth. Navy lead out temporarily.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby rr503 » Tue Jul 24, 2018 3:43 pm

AlKaLI wrote:
rr503 wrote:It seems the last customer on the Navy Lead has gone. Tracks are paved/plated over in places. A real shame...


Is the Navy Lead at west end of the yard in Maspeth? Where the plywood company was?
Thanks.


It's this: https://www.google.com/maps/@40.7223855 ... a=!3m1!1e3

The last customer I think was a food business -- getting rice or something...? Good to hear that the outage is temporary.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby LINYARailfan » Sat Jul 28, 2018 11:03 am

Today 7/28 around 10:25 AM the RS70 was seen at Mineola with PR20-B 300, 4 centerbeams for kleet, 12 stone hoppers and MP15AC 156 trailing on the rear.
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Re: NYAR Train Sighting Thread

Postby Train2009 » Sat Aug 04, 2018 7:40 pm

Yesterday afternoon 8/3 RS41 came by Queens Village after 3:50 PM right before the Rush Hour with GP38 #270 and #261 with new, blue GACX and black hoppers from Brookhaven Rail Terminal, cars from Coastal and Ready mix.
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