Inspection Train Status

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New Haven Line Inspection Train 6-20-14

Post by FL9AC » Fri Jun 20, 2014 8:51 am

Inspection train just left 25 Track in GCT For the New Haven line and ultimately the Danbury Branch. Keep your eyes out happy hunting!

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Re: New Haven Line Inspection Train 6-20-14

Post by fl9m2004 » Fri Jun 20, 2014 4:51 pm

I heard it around 12:30 don't know if it was heading up or down
Was a bl20gh on the train or the usual 1-2 genesis

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Re: New Haven Line Inspection Train 6-20-14

Post by Train2009 » Fri Jun 20, 2014 5:42 pm

fl9m2004 wrote:I heard it around 12:30 don't know if it was heading up or down
Was a bl20gh on the train or the usual 1-2 genesis
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Re: New Haven Line Inspection Train 6-20-14

Post by runningwithscalpels » Fri Jun 20, 2014 6:33 pm

fl9m2004 wrote:I heard it around 12:30 don't know if it was heading up or down
Was a bl20gh on the train or the usual 1-2 genesis
I don't know about you but I can tell the difference between a genesis and a brookville if I can hear the train - be it engine sound OR horn.
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Re: Inspection Train Status

Post by Jeff Smith » Thu Apr 21, 2016 12:12 pm

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Re: Inspection Train Status

Post by expbusop » Fri Dec 08, 2017 10:50 am

Driving to work on 684 this am, saw what looked like inspection train going NB through Purdys.

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Re: Inspection Train Status

Post by GirlOnTheTrain » Fri Dec 08, 2017 12:20 pm

It's out and about for the employee Holiday train - I saw the schedule posted someplace the other day, but did I actually save it/screenshot it/remember which group? Of course not :(
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