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December 11th- Snoopy Visits the Sue Line....

posted Dec 16, 2014, 7:39 AM by Sue Line RailRoad   [ updated Dec 16, 2014, 8:40 AM ]
Has he does yearly, Snoopy has returned to make his annual inspection tour of the Sue Line. Charlie Brown and Linus have joined Snoopy. Let's tag along and see how it goes...


The special train, thanks to Marvin Bennett, Jr., is about to leave Crew Change.


The special train arrives in Jeauxville.


Here we see Snoopy and the gang in Sherwood.


The special train is crossing Ferne Bridge at
Stone Canyon
and headed for North Park.


The special train, with Snoopy, Charlie Brown and Linus,
is leaving North Park and headed for Pinecrest.


The special train is passing a local train as it goes through Pinecrest.


Snoopy and the gang are seen in downtown Maryville.


Near Crews Siding, work on the road stops
as the special train passes nearby.


The special train is just entering Leming.


At Robert's Crossing, the track gang has stopped work as the special train passes.


Even the cows appear to have stopped eating as the special train passes.


The special train is seen approaching the station in Sue City.


Here we see the special train in the woods between Sue City and Robinson.


The special train is seen entering Brandon.


As the special train leaves the station at Brandon, the inspection tour is nearly complete.
Snoopy, Charlie Brown and Linus appear happy with the progress of the railroad and pledge to return about the same time next year.

BACK TO WORK WITH TRAIN 127----



We first seen Train 127, a northbound local freight, as it is
about to cross Ferne Bridge at Stone Canyon.


Train 127, a northbound local freight, is entering Pinecrest.


Train 127, a northbound local freight, is busy in Pinecrest switching cars.


Having completed the work inn Pinecrest, Train 127, a northbound local freight,
is seen on Great Bridge and headed for Ft. Barrow and then Maryville.


Arriving in Maryville, Train 127, a northbound local freight,
passes a southbound freight before beginning work.


Having completed the work in Maryville, Train 127,
a northbound local freight, is about to leave.


Here we see the road crew has returned to
work just south of Crews Siding.


Train 127, a northbound local freight,  is just arriving in Leming.


Here we see Train 127, a northbound local freight,
as it passes through Robert's Crossing.


Train 127, a northbound local freight, is next seen just
south of Sue City near Crawley's Ridge.


Train 127, a northbound local freight, is seen in Sue City.


As Train 127, a northbound local freight, leaves Sue City
we see that the strike at the Sue Line offices is still going on.


At a favorite place for rail fanning, Train 127,
a northbound local freight, is seen in the piney woods
between Sue City and Robinson.


Holding the mainline, Train 127, a northbound
local freight, meets a southbound freight in Robinson.


Train 127, a northbound local freight,
is seen leaving Brandon.


Train 127, a northbound local freight,
is next seen on the mainline at Morgan.


Nearing the end of the run, Train 127, a northbound
local freight, is seen near USY Yard.


Having dropped the consist, the locomotives from Train 127, a northbound
local freight, await movement to the engine facility in Ginnings Yard.


A VERY SPECIAL THANK YOU TO MARVIN BENNETT, JR.
WHO SUPPLIED THE SNOOPY TRAIN AND
THE PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THIS SESSION.



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