Re: [wisrail] Sand train by Necedah

Stephen Whiting

The sand train just made it through Hudson w/b at 18:30.

Wow, I didn't expect short sided gondolas. Filled pretty close to the
top and flattened off. A lot of weight for the full length of the

We have seen these sand loaded gondolas w/b before in blocks of 12 or
so in the w/b manifest trains over the last couple of months. On a
pretty windy night there was a lot blowing out but not tonight,
probably frozen in.

Have a good night!

Stephen Whiting
Hudson, WI
UP Altoona Sub

On 11/27/11, john a <superfoamer@...> wrote:
No problem Stephen you have a good one also. Sounds like they might run
straight through Altoona with no crew change.
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