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Warren 04-30-2009 12:00 AM

Runaway Train
 
Here is the Story Of The 1987 CN Nepisiguit Sub Runaway Train along with the radio traffic between the dispatcher and engineer.
http://news.gaurc.us/?p=904
Scroll down where it says The Radio Traffic and listen to a amazing drama that last aprox 21 min. It is riveting.

sd9 04-30-2009 03:36 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Warren (Post 88396)
Here is the Story Of The 1987 CN Nepisiguit Sub Runaway Train along with the radio traffic between the dispatcher and engineer.
http://news.gaurc.us/?p=904
Scroll down where it says The Radio Traffic and listen to a amazing drama that last aprox 21 min. It is riveting.

Wow, I couldn't believe he walked away from that, and then he gets rewarded with a 6 month suspension, go figure

wab1189 04-30-2009 04:19 AM

HOLEY COW!! I listen to it before I read anything and it had me on the edge of my seat the hole time!

John Fladung 04-30-2009 06:27 AM

I first heard that recording a couple years ago. It's definitely an eerie listen...

JWH 04-30-2009 10:26 AM

For the complete story check out this site, it contains all the information
http://cwrr.com/Lounge/Feature/runaway/index.html

RicHamilton 05-01-2009 07:01 PM

Apparently 9548 ended up on Knoxville and Holston River Railroad (Yadlin Valley), Knoxville TN, in 2003 and 9457 was sold to Progress Rail

James Gardiner 05-05-2009 02:16 PM

That would be true
http://s204.photobucket.com/albums/b...29YVRR9548.jpg


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