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HiDef: CSX, CN, and NS action in Decatur, Illinois - September 1st, 2011

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Published on Sep 5, 2011

[Watch in HD] To kick off the month of September, I did some railfanning in near 100-degree weather around Decatur.

Shot #1 - 2:54 p.m. (0:15)
CSX's daily interchange train to the ADM Runaround Yard (located at 27th Street) heads north on the CN Peoria District main with a very friendly crew giving some honks.
CSX GP40-2 6105
CSX GP40-2 6028

Shot #2 - 3:46 p.m. (1:49)
CN A431 on the final leg of its journey from Memphis rolls north to the CN Decatur Yard with an IC SD70 on the point.
IC SD70 1033
CN ES44DC GEVO 2321

Shot #3 - 3:57 p.m. (4:57)
After being held up at Wabic for the CN, NS 145 with a long string of autopart boxcars bound for the Ford plant at Claycomo (northeast of Kansas City) finally leaves town with a good conductor friend giving a wave.
NS Dash 9-40CW 8896
NS Dash 9-40CW 9125

Shot #4 - 4:57 p.m. (7:27)
A lone CN SD75I with empty coal cars in tow bound for flood loading at the Freeman Crown #3 Mine in Farmersville, Illinois departs Decatur's CN Grand Avenue Yard.
CN SD75I 5669

Shot #5 - 5:20 p.m. (8:52)
Got another shot of the empty coal train in rural Bearsdale, Illinois at Bearsdale Road.

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©2011 IC1034 Productions

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