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Trainnews - volume 11 - issue 130
Posted by: Espee99 ()
Date: June 30, 2018 09:56AM

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June 11-13 the C&TS ran a freight train for training school purposes which was also used to distribute company material. Here are three photos.

Photo one: Westbound Cumbres and Toltec 11-car freight at Tanglefoot Curve (MP 330) June 13, 2018. Train was used for training school purposes and also for movement of company materials. First two cars were loaded with crossties at Antonito and unloaded along the line as needed.
Photo two: Eastbound Cumbres and Toltec 9-car freight pulled by 2-8-2 484 about one mile east of Lobato trestle. June 11, 2018
Photo three: 2-8-2 484 pulls eastbound Cumbres and Toltec 9-car freight about 2 miles west of Cresco. June 11, 2018

Louis Cerny photos



This weeks news


Man Tries To Call Police On BART Passenger Eating Burrito On Train
[sacramento.cbslocal.com]

Federal officials: MARC train could miss safety deadline
[www.wbaltv.com]

Significant rail delays in Ireland after train strikes herd of cattle
[www.irishpost.com]

CP Rail electrical workers ratify three-year deal; train crews voting in July
[www.kamloopsmatters.com]

Perfume sets off fire alarm, stops high-speed train
[www.ecns.cn]

Point Defiance Bypass testing, train travel update
[tacomaweekly.com]

ScotRail passengers suffer massive disruption as rail temperatures top 50C
[www.scotsman.com]

Train cars derail in Kline Township; no injuries
[www.republicanherald.com]

Indore-Veraval Mahamana Express Train Flagged Off In Madhya Pradesh
[www.ndtv.com]

Surplus energy rides the 'gravity train'
[www.bbc.com]

84kms in 6 hours, special train proposal shocks passengers in Tamil Nadu
[www.newindianexpress.com]

Three taken to the hospital after trains collide in Portsmouth
[www.wsaz.com]

Northern’s first new 98 train arrives in the UK
[www.globalrailwayreview.com]

No Full Service On Durango-Silverton Train Line Until Rains Move In
[www.cpr.org]

Points failures caused Glasgow Central train cancellations
[www.bbc.com]

Plan for faster train travel in Ontario and Quebec sputters – only 10% of $3.3M spent
[globalnews.ca]

New electric trains approved after windscreens changed
[www.bbc.com]

MRT tracks near Pasir Ris station to be extended for quicker turnaround of trains
[www.channelnewsasia.com]

Officials: Railroad cooperation key to emergency response
[www.courierpress.com]

Airlines and railroads say local sick-pay laws don’t apply to them
[www.latimes.com]

Amtrak considers replacing Amfleet I equipment
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Report: NJ Transit to request PTC deadline extension
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Strike against Railroad Reform Ends in France
[www.plenglish.com]

Legal battle over who gets to operate shortline railroads headed back to Clinton County court
[www.pennlive.com]

Union Pacific police: Taking photos on train tracks is illegal
[www.caller.com]

CSX revives plan for North Carolina intermodal hub
[www.progressiverailroading.com]
and
Downsized CSX Cargo Hub on Track in NC After Company Review
[www.usnews.com]

Crews begin cleaning up train derailment
[www.republicanherald.com]

Rail line industries draft released
[www.columbian.com]

Mississippi short line nets $4.7 million to build rail-car storage
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Rolling with Big Data
[www.railwayage.com]

CN upgrades make border crossing seamless
[www.rtands.com]

BLET threatens Tex-Mex strike over KCS' crew replacement
[www.progressiverailroading.com]

Brightline financial documents reveal first quarter ridership, revenue
[www.tcpalm.com]

This weeks news


All aboard: Hobbyist builds 800-foot rideable mini train track in Howell Township
[www.livingstondaily.com]

50 years ago, a Japanese scientist dreamed up a rocket-propelled train
[www.sciencenews.org]

This Video Gets to the Bottom of the Mysterious Freight Train Crossing a Highway
[interestingengineering.com]



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