RailPictures.Net Photo: 9850 Norfolk Southern GE C40-9W (Dash 9-40CW) at Lexington, North Carolina by Corey Vernier
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Norfolk Southern (more..)
GE C40-9W (Dash 9-40CW) (more..)
Turner Rd (more..)
Lexington, North Carolina, USA (more..)
November 21, 2015
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
9850 (more..)
NS 218 (more..)
Corey Vernier (more..)
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Remarks & Notes 
NS Train 218 negotiates a temporary alignment around track construction on the NCDOT Rail Division "Bowers to Lake Double Track Project". This project, part of the "Piedmont Improvement Program", constructs 4.2 miles of double track in addition to two roadway grade separations to increase rail capacity and improve safety. This location will be a new control point, called CP "Lake", consisting of a double No. 24 crossover on concrete ties allowing passenger trains to cross from one track to the other at 60 mph. The temporary alignment is needed to allow crews to build an asphalt layer and half of the crossovers in the location of the former single track.
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