RailPictures.Net Photo: NS 1630 Norfolk Southern EMD SD40-2 at Greensboro, North Carolina by Justin Smathers
 
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Norfolk Southern (more..)
EMD SD40-2 (more..)
Pomona Yard (more..)
Greensboro, North Carolina, USA (more..)
July 25, 2017
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
NS 1630 (more..)
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Justin Smathers (more..)
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"Night Shift"; Built in Spetember 1973 for the Norfolk & Western, NS 1630 (formerly NW 1630) awaits the RC conductor to climb aboard so they can drill the yard. This unit has certainly seen better days, once proudly hauling thousands of tons of Appalachian coal, now relegated to nothing more than a heavy yard switcher. This unit is just one of 10 high-hood six-axles remaining on the NS roster following the recent retirement of 1633.
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