Norfolk Southern's Vardo Yard - five years before the Conrail acquisition - sees a Conrail RoadRailer RR-266-14 train with SD50 6706 on the main, as Conrail SD40-2 6446 and a Wheeling & Lake Erie ... (more)
Leading 11R is the "Creamsicle" NS 8105 Interstate Heritage Unit. The train is seen here exiting Vardo Yard from the Downsville Pike road bridge.
New meets old in Vardo yard. After arriving in Hagerstown several days ago, the Central of Georgia unit has been assigned local duty along side the veteran GP38-2.
NS SD60E painted in a special scheme to honor the Country's Men and Women of the Armed Forces past and present leads the NS 37Q on its first revenue pulls from Vardo Yard south towards Roanoke.
With summer quickly approaching, I started looking through some old winter shots when I ran across this photo. NS 2856 leads a short local back to Vardo as a the snow intensifies. The GP38AC is no... (more)
Hagerstown was a hoppin' place... when the NS OCS came to visit last week. NS 951 (departing at right) was held at the yard office until eastbound manifest 16T (at left) arrived, while GP60... (more)
10 brand new GE Locomotives head for export to MRS in Brazil. The O54 high wide movement awaits a crew for the trip south.
Neither sleet nor snow nor rain. . . slows the railroad down. One of the many locals based out of Hagerstown returns to Vardo Yard as a wet snow begins to fall.
VRE freight service! Actually, VRE V02 sits under the yard lights before sunrise waiting to be picked up by this afternoon's 11R.
RailCruise America F-units take a break from there journey to Altoona, Pennsylvania. Thanks JJ and All.
The ex Railcruise America F's arrive at Vardo Yard in Hagerstown, Maryland. Thanks JJ and all.
Three UP's meeting each other in Vardo. The second unit on the northbound (led by 9142) is an unpatched SP.
A cluster of former Conrail units idle in Vardo Yard admist a high and wide load. This shot was taken from a grade crossing.
This shot requires alot of patience due to having to fight through the small forest here and good guerilla railfanning tactics to get successfully. Imagine my suprise when I discovered the W&LE u... (more)
Nice BNSF/UP combo heads south through Vardo Yard.