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3/28/05 By Mike Harris
3/30/05 By Alan Claxton 1
3/30/05 By Alan Claxton 2
4/2/05 By Charles Allen
4/3/05 By Ken Fitzgerald
4/4/05 By John Briggs
4/5/05 By John Briggs
4/14/05 By Bryan Barrett

Reactor aboard CEBX800


Graphic of loaded Schnabel car courtesy Dave Cooley of djcooley.com

Passing Invesco Field In Denver on 4/15/05.

For Suncor Refinery in Commerce City, Colorado by Jacobs Engineering and Bellelli Energy.  Arrival into Denver was April 15 2005, with this route: Houston PTRA - Alvin - Rosenberg - Sealy - Bellville - Somerville - Cameron - Temple - Brownwood - Sweetwater - Snyder - Lubbock - Plainview - Amarillo - Dalhart - Texline - Trinidad - La Junta - Pueblo - Colorado Springs - Denver.  Train symbol was J PRTDEN1 28.  

The car itself has returned to Duluth, Minnesota unloaded. 

Information on the Schnabel car itself can be found at http://southern.railfan.net/schnabel/cars/cebx800/cebx800.html (This site has been updated as of 4/5/05 with additional photos of this trip) and http://home.att.net/~Berliner-Ultrasonics/rrschnb0.html.

All content of linked web pages are the property of their owners.  Please respect their copyright and do not use any photographs, text, or pages without their permission.  They will be more than happy to work with you concerning use of their images.

Unloaded 4/17/05

Graphic of unloaded Schnabel car courtesy Dave Cooley of djcooley.com

Presentation of offloading and setting of reactor courtesy Don Chapman and Lisha Burnett 4/16/05 and 4/17/05.
http://www.railimages.com/gallery/Suncor_Odyssey_Project
Offloading Photos are courtesy of Terry Shapiro at his website. 
http://www.terryshapiro.com/
On the left menu, click on "Galleries", then "Reactor".
Kevin Morgan from Palmer Lake to Englewood, Colorado on 4/15/05
http://www.drgw.ws/trainlog/logs.asp
William Cowie in Denver, Colorado on Friday 4/15/05.
http://www.trainboard.com/grapevine/showthread.php?t=67352
Littleton Colorado Videos 4/15/05:
http://www.trainorders.com/videos/view.php?413
http://www.trainorders.com/videos/view.php?414
Darren E. Hadley between Colorado Springs and Denver on 4/15/05.
http://www.trainboard.com/ultimatebb.php/ubb/get_topic/f/25/t/000416.html
In Monument, Colorado, just north of Colorado Springs, Colorado on 4/14/05 evening.
http://perroux.us/pages/reactorcosprings.html
In Boone, Colorado on 4/13/05.
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=102131
In LaJunta, Colorado on 4/10/05 at 12:36 p.m. MDT.
Nathan Holmes on 4/9/05 in Trinidad, Colorado.  These include some of the special work included to pass signals, etcetera: 
http://www.drgw.net/trips/report.php?tr=HYD1.1
http://www.drgw.net/trips/report.php?tr=HYD1.2
Train overnighted 4/8/05 in Branson, Colorado.
Train departed North Amarillo, TX 0830hrs 4/7/05, through Dalhart at approximately 1540hrs to tie down at Guy, possibly even Texline.
John Briggs In Amarillo, Texas 4/5/05 at 5:00 p.m.
http://perroux.us/pages/reactorjohnbriggs2.html
John Briggs on 4/4/05, overnight in Slaton and left in morning through Lubbock and Plainview, Texas 4/4/05.
http://perroux.us/pages/reactorjohnbriggs1.html
Ken Fitzgerald on  4/2/05 and 4/3/05.
Santa Anna, Bernecker, and San Angelo Junction
Mike Murray on 4/2/05 at Sweetwater, Texas
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=100036
http://pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/mdmurray6044/album?.dir=/bfc8&.src=ph&.tok=phk01xCBm9DA0Z08
Charles Allen on 4/2/05 at Coleman, Texas and on Jim Ned Creek Bridge, just south of Lawn, Texas
http://perroux.us/pages/reactorcharlesallen.html
User tboneFTW Near Bangs, Texas 4/1/05
http://www.railroadforums.com/photos/showphoto.php?photo=23100
http://www.railroadforums.com/photos/showphoto.php?photo=23101
Through Nolanville at 1:15 p.m. on 3/30/05, overnight at Lampasas.
Bradley Linda on 3/31/05. Some photos are in Heidenheimer, but most were at the Knowd fueling pad (on the public overpass) and in Temple at the Railroad and Heritage museum.
http://aaronserv.dyndns.org/hosting/SSW/schnabel/index.html
Temple, Texas Railroad and History Museum on 3/31/05
http://www.rrhm.org/photo_gallery.htm
Charles Biel 3/30/05 at Caldwell, Milano, Hoyte, and Cameron, Texas.  Includes straight on photo negotiating a curve. Five photos total.
http://www.trainpix.com/BNSF/WHATSNEW/MAR2005/033005V1.HTM
Video (be patient, it takes a while to load):
http://www.trainpix.com/BNSF/VIDEO/BIGLOAD4.HTM
Alan Claxton near Somerville, Texas 3/30/05.
http://perroux.us/pages/reactorclaxton.html

Russell Straw 3/29/05 at Manvel, Booth, and Rosenberg, Texas
http://www.railimages.com/gallery/CEBX-800

Bob King 3/29/05 at Thompsons and Booth, Texas, near the Brazos River.
http://www.railroadforums.com/forum/showthread.php?p=45435#post45435
http://www.railroadforums.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=25220
http://www.railroadforums.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=25221
http://www.railroadforums.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=25222
http://www.railroadforums.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=25223
http://www.railroadforums.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=25224
http://www.railroadforums.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=25225
http://www.railroadforums.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=25226
http://www.railroadforums.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=25227

Tom Scotty, through Pearland, Texas on 3/28/05. 
http://www.scottyonline.com/rail/CEBX800.html  
S. Berliner, III on 3/28/05 through Houston.
http://home.att.net/~Berliner-Ultrasonics/rrschn8c.html
Mike Harris in Houston on 3/28/05:
http://perroux.us/pages/reactormikeharris.html

Leonard with photographer Ed Blysard, New BNSF power on 3/26/05 and reactor leaving Houston on 3/28/05.
http://leonard.tamu.edu/Trains/NewBNSF/PTRA.htm

Port of Houston Authority Press Release on 3/22/05.
http://www.irconnect.com/poha/pages/news_releases.html?d=75021

Loaded 3/22/05

Graphic of unloaded Schnabel car courtesy Dave Cooley of djcooley.com

Story of the Schnabel Car from July/August 1982 issue of Norfolk Southern World Magazine.
http://southern.railfan.net/cebx800.html

Information on the Schnabel car CEBX800:
http://southern.railfan.net/schnabel/cars/cebx800/cebx800.html

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