July 25, 2012

Related trip report for this day.

RRPX 41 at Bullis Mills, PA on DFT

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On this day I followed the Driftwood Turn, job OL3, from Olean, NY to Driftwood, PA and Back.

Route: NY 417 to NY 305 to PA 446

Related sets: Digital 2012072602ph


Olean, NY

9:15 a.m.
In the power pool RRPX 41, WNYP 630, 431. East end DFT. Dig & Video. Route to drive NY 417 to NY 305 to PA 446 to Bullis Mills.

Eldred, PA

11:25 a.m.
DFT with 3 units at N. Elderd (Bullis Mills), PA.
11:45 a.m.
Stopped at S. Eldred to get fueled and dropped off rear unit.

Port Allegany, PA

1:53 p.m.
Train switched, I ate lunch. Met Craig Skinner.

Keating Summit, PA

2:20 p.m.
RRPX 41 leading 630 on the DFT. Film and Video

Emporium, PA

3:00 p.m.
11 cars

Driftwood, PA

3:37 p.m.
PRR position light signals. Did not shoot train here because not sure that train would come whole way from North Driftwood into Driftwood.

Emporium, PA (NB)

5:23 p.m.
WNYP 630 and RRPX 41 Shot stills and video as train went around curve.

Port Alegany, PA

6:25 p.m.
Got coming through non functional position signals with 630 in the lead.

Port Alegany, PA: Highway 6 Bridge

7:30 p.m.
630 and 41 going under bridge as they switched the businesses there.

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