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  • Gino's Railpage
    May 29, 2007
      Oh, that's West Albany Yard. Yeah, there's always switching going on there!

      Gino

      On 5/29/07, joseph Klapkowski <riverlinejoe@...> wrote:
      > Uh oh.... I thought the yard along the Albany - Chicago Main with all the
      > tank and flexi-flo cars was the Sandbank Yard..........
      >
      >
      > >From: "Gino's Railpage" <fjgrailroad@...>
      > >Reply-To: FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com
      > >To: FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com
      > >Subject: Re: [FJGRailroad] Odds & end
      > >Date: Tue, 29 May 2007 02:04:28 -0400
      > >
      > >That's why I was asking!
      > >
      > >Gino
      > >
      > >
      > >On 5/29/07, Paul Larner <pklarner@...> wrote:
      > >>
      > >> The only thing at Sandbank is the sand. The rest has been history for
      > >>some time.
      > >>
      > >>PKL
      > >>
      > >>
      > >>
      > >>
      > >> ------------------------------
      > >>To: FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com
      > >>From: Gino.Dicarlo@...
      > >>Date: Mon, 28 May 2007 22:56:07 -0500
      > >>Subject: RE: [FJGRailroad] Odds & ends
      > >>
      > >> CSX shuffling cars in Sandbank?
      > >>
      > >>Gino
      > >>
      > >>-----Original Message-----
      > >>From: FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com [mailto:FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com]
      > >>On Behalf Of joseph Klapkowski
      > >>Sent: Monday, May 28, 2007 11:26 PM
      > >>To: HudsonRiverRailLines@...; dandh@yahoogroups.com;
      > >>FJGRailroad@yahoogroups.com
      > >>Subject: [FJGRailroad] Odds & ends
      > >>
      > >>I was upstate in Johnstown this weekend where I managed to get the John
      > >>Deere stuck in the mud. On the way back home today i was pleased to see
      > >>Guilford # 54 coupled long hood east to a consist at Rotterdam Junction.
      > >>
      > >>This was probably just the local coupled to the road power. The consist
      > >>was 54, 317,347 and 690. By the way Guilford pang for a new trailer at
      > >>RJ that they leased from William Scotsman.
      > >>
      > >>Further along I saw one of the GE units outside the plant but could not
      > >>see the number because of the height of the guardrail.
      > >>
      > >>At the old Sandbank yard I spotted CSX 6201 shuffling cars.
      > >>
      > >>As I passed Kenwood I saw CP 7308 sitting by the yard office with that
      > >>Wide Vision caboose. The northbound intermodal left town around 11:30
      > >>but I did not see the power as the kids and I were touring the Destroyer
      > >>Escort down by Dutch Apple Cruises. FWIW I recommend a visit to that
      > >>ship. For the five of us the admission was 29 bucks, not cheap, but not
      > >>like going to Yankee Stadium either. They give a nice guided tour and
      > >>the ship has been nicely restored........except that I was below deck
      > >>when the Intermodal left town.
      > >>I could hear it but not see it.
      > >>
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