RailPictures.Net Photo: NS 8401 Norfolk Southern GE C40-8W (Dash 8-40CW) at Carney Hill, Pennsylvania by Ben Sutton
 
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Norfolk Southern (more..)
GE C40-8W (Dash 8-40CW) (more..)
NS Pittsburgh Line (more..)
Carney Hill, Pennsylvania, USA (more..)
November 09, 2009
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NS 8401 (more..)
NS 961 (more..)
Ben Sutton (more..)
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A 16 unit wonder. The original hopper train, NS 615, lost both of it's units and was solely relying on the 4 pushers (in view coupled to the train) as sole power to get it up one of the hills just east of here. A 10 unit power move, 961, was right behind it, ran around the train and then coupled to the front of the hopper train. 12 units up front, 4 in the back, all but 2 (the 2 dead units) are running to make it up the hill, which is odd because these are empty hoppers, and clearly the train isn't that long.
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