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12/15/2018
 
 
 
 
 
By:G. R. Harper
Dates:3/26/2018 - 3/26/2018
Album Info:Due to lateness of #20 and scheduled Park Avenue tunnel maintenance, Amtrak #20 had to pass the station on #2 track, then back into the station on proper (#1) track. About a four mile "detour".
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Excavator on #1 track and track panel at Park Avenue tunnel, just yards south of the Kemper Street Station
Title:  Excavator on #1 track and track panel at Park Avenue tunnel, just yards south of the Kemper Street Station
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Photo Date:  3/26/2018  Upload Date: 3/26/2018 12:42:46 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
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Amtrak train #20 enters the Park Ave. tunnel
Title:  Amtrak train #20 enters the Park Ave. tunnel
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Photo Date:  3/26/2018  Upload Date: 3/26/2018 12:44:37 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
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AMTK 58 brings train #20 out of the Park Ave. tunnel on #2 track
Title:  AMTK 58 brings train #20 out of the Park Ave. tunnel on #2 track
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Photo Date:  3/26/2018  Upload Date: 3/26/2018 12:45:57 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
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Locomotives:  AMTK 58(P42DC)
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Units on Amtrak #20 speed north past the platform at Lynchburg on the wrong track
Title:  Units on Amtrak #20 speed north past the platform at Lynchburg on the wrong track
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Photo Date:  3/26/2018  Upload Date: 3/26/2018 12:51:12 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
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Locomotives:  AMTK 39(P42DC)
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Amtrak train #20 behind the Lynchburg station northbound on the wrong track.
Title:  Amtrak train #20 behind the Lynchburg station northbound on the wrong track.
Description:  Train had to go to the end of double track at CP Rivermont, 2 miles away, then make a reverse move on #1 track to the station.
Photo Date:  3/26/2018  Upload Date: 3/26/2018 12:52:33 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
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The rear of Amtrak tr. 20 passes by the LYH platform on the wrong track
Title:  The rear of Amtrak tr. 20 passes by the LYH platform on the wrong track
Description:  Train had to go to the end of double track at CP Rivermont, 2 miles away, then make a reverse move on #1 track to the station.
Photo Date:  3/26/2018  Upload Date: 3/26/2018 12:55:09 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
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Amtrak train #20 making a reverse move to the LYH station platform
Title:  Amtrak train #20 making a reverse move to the LYH station platform
Description:  Train had to go to the end of double track at CP Rivermont, 2 miles away, then make a reverse move on #1 track to the station. Wheelchair passenger coming off. A few hardy souls waiting to board
Photo Date:  3/26/2018  Upload Date: 3/26/2018 12:56:22 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
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"Stop short of the men in the green vests on the platform" were the instructions.  NS rule 752 mentioned
Title:  "Stop short of the men in the green vests on the platform" were the instructions. NS rule 752 mentioned
Description:  752 (c) Movement of trains, engines, and other railroad equipment within working limits will be made only under the direction of the roadway worker having control of the working limits. Such movement will be at Restricted Speed.
Photo Date:  3/26/2018  Upload Date: 3/26/2018 12:59:21 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
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Unususal move successfully executed, the conductor gives everyone on the ground a thumbs-up as Train #20 leaves Lynchburg for points north.
Title:  Unususal move successfully executed, the conductor gives everyone on the ground a thumbs-up as Train #20 leaves Lynchburg for points north.
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Photo Date:  3/26/2018  Upload Date: 3/26/2018 1:06:24 PM
Location:  Lynchburg, VA
Author:  G. R. Harper
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