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rogerhensley

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February 3, 2019 - First Sunday Presentation
« on: January 09, 2019, 12:00:47 PM »
February 3, 2019 - First Sunday
Our Railroads through Madison County
2001 to 2008
CSX, NS and More!

Beginning with the Federal Railroad Administration's T-2000 ‘Office of Safety’ car sitting in South Anderson Yard and moving to the CSX GRS-2 Track Inspection Car working the Big Four Westbound on Track 2, the presentation starts moving and does not let up throughout the 45 minutes. From High and Wide loads to the Indiana State Police making a safety video in cooperation with NS the show continues to have scene after scene for your viewing pleasure.

It isn’t just the steam years that hold an interest for us, but the railroads of today can hold a tremendous fascination. The 1995 Sperry Rail car has changed to a truck that rides the rails for us. From Operation Lifesaver to Loram Railgrinders to derailments and wrecks to Amtrack being diverted onto our rails. Then they were laying new rails and crossings. And then at the NYCSHS Convention in Indy, I photographed Phyllis Pangburn and Larry Baggerly. Phyllis was the first woman dispatcher in the United States, and Larry was an NYC Division Superintendent.

All of this and much more awaits your viewing pleasure at the Museum of  Madison County History in Anderson. Come one and come all to the First Sunday meeting at 2 pm on Sunday the 3rd of February.
Roger Hensley

Railroads of Madison County - (NYC and More) - http://madisonrails.railfan.net/
East Central Indiana HO RR - http://madisonrails.railfan.net/eci/eci_new.html

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Re: February 3, 2019 - First Sunday Presentation
« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2019, 06:29:03 PM »
Mr Hensley,

Sounds great - do you by chance have a digital copy of the Interurban program you ran in the Fall?  Wanted to make it, but work always gets in the way!

Thanks!

Micah
"The past is never dead.  It's not even past."  - Faulkner

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Re: February 3, 2019 - First Sunday Presentation
« Reply #2 on: January 09, 2019, 07:10:19 PM »
If you have Power Point, then I have a digital copy. :-)
Roger Hensley

Railroads of Madison County - (NYC and More) - http://madisonrails.railfan.net/
East Central Indiana HO RR - http://madisonrails.railfan.net/eci/eci_new.html

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Re: February 3, 2019 - First Sunday Presentation
« Reply #3 on: January 09, 2019, 07:34:10 PM »
PM Sent!  Hopefully I get to see your February presentation in real time!

Thanks again!

Micah
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Re: February 3, 2019 - First Sunday Presentation
« Reply #4 on: January 09, 2019, 10:15:49 PM »
The address for the presentation is 11 W 11th Street in Anderson, IN. I really hope to see many of you there.
Roger Hensley

Railroads of Madison County - (NYC and More) - http://madisonrails.railfan.net/
East Central Indiana HO RR - http://madisonrails.railfan.net/eci/eci_new.html