Cycles of Life. When starting the SD70ACu program, Norfolk Southern purchased 100 ex-Union Paciifc SD9043MACs units in September 2014 from EMD/Progress Rail and 10 more from CEFX in June 2016. On... (more)
RJ Corman 7123 Grain Train leads 2 RJC units and 2 NS units West out of Cresson Pennsylvania on a colorful Fall Saturday
RJC 7123 Latched up to 2 NS units and another RJC SD40-2 grain train leading Northbound out of Cresson PA with beautiful fall color all around
Several railfans showed up to watch RJC 7123 Latched up to 2 NS units and another RJC SD40-2 grain train leading East , then Northbound out of Cresson PA
As a summer storm begins to form over the area, NS 4295 rests inside the Cresson Engine House. Fresh from the rebuild line at NS's Juniata Locomotive Shop in Altoona, the unit has been placed into... (more)
A pair of SD70ACu locomotives, both facing east, shove hard on 12G as the finish their uphill battle over the west slope. The full interlocking of "CP-MO" is in view, showing off the new... (more)
NS manifest train passes Route 53 bridge.
NS 1140 leads a manifest train towards Altoona.
NS 6304 passes Cresson during a snow storm.
A pair of veteran SD40-2's as seen in Cresson, PA on a warm winter afternoon.
The cab sections of three NS Dash 9 locomotives sit at Cresson Steel's yard, waiting to be scrapped.
The cab sections of NS Dash 9 locomotives 9096 and 9024 sit at Cresson Steel's yard, waiting to be scrapped.
A Norfolk Southern coal empties passes through Cresson, Pennsylvania, on September 18, 2019. This train had five former Conrail SD80MACs for power: NS 7202 and 7216 up front, and 7201, 7211 and ... (more)
NS AC44C6M 4158 leads 3 other NS units on a loaded trash train down off of the summit of the Pittsburgh Line