Real TIme Train Location

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John 61
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Real TIme Train Location

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This was put up last week. http://www.mylirr.org" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Gives real time location of a train,# of cars, lateness & electric or diesel.
Works on PC but it is really made for your phone since it will see the users location and list the stations you are closest to. Anyone using this?

kenorian
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Yup, works great.

Kelly&Kelly
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Re: Real TIme Train Location

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We found it to be very buggy.

Head-end View
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The idea is great for railfans 'cause it tells you the type of equipment the train has, M3 or M7. Wish we had this ten or fifteen years ago. Now I can see the next couple of trains and if one is an M3, I can arrange to take that one. How cool is that! :-D

Now let's just hope it's accurate. LOL

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I wish there was a way to show where all the M3's are and going that are out running on the system

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Post by PlaneLoverA380 »

Send that idea to LIRR. I might do the same.
As you leave the train, please step over the gap between the train and the platform

https://m.youtube.com/c/RailstormersRailAviation - My channel, I upload my railfanning catches here.

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