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.



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



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