RailPictures.Net Photo: NW 1131 Norfolk & Western Alco C630 at Norfolk, Virginia by Doug Lilly
 
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» February 21, 1982
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Of all of the types of yard power that I have encountered over the years, the Norfolk & Western switchers at Lambert’s Point in the early 1980’s were my favorites. Taken out of road service, but not completely worn out, N&W’s ten C630’s were paired with slugs made from cut-down Fairbanks Morse H-24-66 Trainmasters. Six-axle Centuries were becoming elusive game by this point, but at Lambert’s Point it was like shooting fish in a barrel.
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