KCS/Blacklands Interlocking

Hytec Feb 7, 2015

  1. Hytec

    Hytec TrainBoard Member

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    Does anyone have information or a photo of the KCS/Blacklands interlocking at Gibsland, TX? I've been told that the Blacklands track is raised above the KCS track and gapped for the width of a wheel. This allows the KCS track to remain intact so the wheels can pass through the interlocking without the pounding of a normal diamond. Thanks for anything.
     
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  4. BoxcabE50

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    An interesting array of stop signs.....
     
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  5. Hytec

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    Though a lack of horns, sirens, and other attention-getting audible devices. Perhaps there are devices to vibrate the rails like cell phones. :rolleyes:
     
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