RailPictures.Net Photo: N&W 1623 Norfolk & Western EMD SD40 at Montgomery, Virginia by Chris Egghart
 
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Norfolk & Western (more..)
EMD SD40 (more..)
Christiansburg grade (more..)
Montgomery, Virginia, USA (more..)
August, 1983
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N&W 1623 (more..)
Unknown
Chris Egghart (more..)
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A manifest freight eases down Christiansburg Grade on hot and hazy August afternoon. The EMD SD40, SD-40-2 and SD45 heading the train represent the N&W's heavy haulers during the last decade of the road's existence. Batches of GE C30-7s and C-36-7s began arriving on the property leading up NS merger. The train has just crossed under I-81 and is about to enter Montgomery Tunnel.
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