Idaho Division Local Train Brief

 

Train: Nos. 1244 - 1245 Toppenish Turnaround Local

 

Frequency: Daily except Sunday.

 

Purpose: Performs all switching Pasco to Toppenish, with side trip daily, Kennewick to Richland via UPRR and Government Line.

 

Traffic Handled: Frozen foods, perishables, hops, potatoes, lumber, sugar beets (seasonal), sugar, canned goods, fertilizer; handles empties westbound from Pasco for above loading.

 

Schedule: On duty Pasco 7:30 AM.

 

Connection: 1242 1243 at Toppenish.

Sets out and receives traffic from 1236-1237 at Gibbon.

 

Terminal Handling: Cars and [sic] station order.

 

On-Line

Performance: Usual local services; occasionally held at local stations while late loading completed especially frozen foods, potatoes and hops.

 

 

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