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NORFOLK SOUTHERN DELPHI TOWER - LAFAYETTE DISTRICT - DECATUR, ILLINOIS DISPATCHER FROM LAFAYETTE AND DELPHI BASES

NS 50 (352) Lafayette District Road and Decatur Dispatcher (former Wabash)

Coverage area is on the main line Lafayette-Dayton-Delphi-Logansport

also some Frankfort Branch and Yard activities


Radio coverage area is Peru, Logansport, Delphi, Lafayette, West Point, Attica.

 

Some radio traffic heard is also off the Frankfort Branch former (Big 4 - NKP), which accesses NS's south Yard and the Subaru factory. There is an occasional detector heard on the Frankfort Branch near Mulberry, Indiana.  Six tracks of the South Yard are referred to as the "C" Yard.  There are also "A-B-and C" Yards.

 

Normally times in use on the NS are from the central time zone.

 

The most relevent mileposts from west to east for the NS are:

300.4 Danville Jct (Crossing of CSX)

296.4 Eldan

293.1 Illinois-Indiana State Line

293.6 WIL Detector

288.2 Marshfield - 14,890' Siding

280.5 Williamsport Hot Box Detector - 

276.6 Attica

274.2 Riverside 11,707' Siding

268.8 Flint Hotbox Detector

263.8 West Point - 12,575' Siding

257.9 Demun - Junction of Frankfort Branch to NS South Yard and Dayton

256.8 Lafayette Junction - CSX Monon Subdivision and KBS Interchanges - Double Cross Overs

254.9 Royer - Double Crossovers to Parallel Track

253.1 East Yard

250.3 East Yard Hotbox Detector

250.0 Buck Creek

244.0 Colburn - 12,700' Siding

241.4 Delphi

236.7 Delphi Hotbox Detector

233.9 Yuill - 8,375' Siding

232.2 Rockfield

225.0 Clymers Hotbox Detector

224.3 Clymers - 12,400' Siding

221.9 Penn

218.5 Logansport - Crossing TPW and WSRY

215.1 Danes

212.6 Sycamore - 12,800' Siding

209.5 New Waverly Hotbox Detector

204.5 West Peru

202.5 Peru

200.2 Junction Huntington District

 

At West Peru, the Huntington District Dispatcher takes over on channel 18 (923).

At Frankfort, the Frankfort Branch changes over to the old main channel, 22.

 

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