NS 27N passes through Fostoria PA in the early morning with a pair of ex CSX SD80MACs for power!
A single SD80MAC is all the power needed for this rail train, tied down on the siding in Latrobe.
Still looking fresh, NS 7219 brings NS 36A through the straightaway before Burd's Crossing.
The James E Strates Carnival train heads SB on CP'S D&H lead by two ex Conrail SD80MAC's, NS 7218 and 7224. The train is running as an NS train on the D&H under NS symbol 047. The train is in rout... (more)
NS 11A heads west at MP 249 in Gallitzin with a former CSX SD80MAC leading now belonging to NS.
One of the more interesting unit trains to be witnessed over the former D&H Line is this James E. Strates carnival equipment move out of Burlington Vermont bound for Danville Virginia. NS supplie... (more)
An SD80MAC pair was called upon to shove NS 20Q east, as seen here at Hillside!
A SD80MAC has a MOW train of crossties well in hand, running on approaches behind a loaded CWR train dogging it with a GP40/Road Slug set.
With the rumored locomotive swap between NS & CSX, I knew this would likely be the last time I shot one in yellow & blue paint. It turned out I was correct, as NS repainted these units before pla... (more)
With a pair of recently acquired SD80MACs, NS 7219 and 7226, (former CSX and CR) pass under the 227 signal bridge in Fostoria, just east of Altoona.
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With the Chestnut Ridge standing tall in the background, westbound auto rack train 27N drifts downgrade towards Latrobe with two Ex-CSX SD80MACs leading.
27N passes under the PRR signals at 227 with a pair of ex CSX SD80MACs leading!
Big Mac's invade northern Massachusetts! 28N came in this morning with a pair of freshly painted ex CSX, ex Conrail SD80mac's. With construction up the line they were unable to get out tonight so ... (more)
Another oddball consist on NS 11A. An SD80MAC leads an SD60I, an SD40-2, and a white former SLC F59PH.