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Photo ID: 617362

The World Famous Horseshoe Curve

Grain train 50T wraps around the valley on the Horseshoe Curve. Built by the Pennsylvania Railroad and opened to traffic in 1854, Horseshoe Curve fil... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE ET44AC
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 3656
Train ID: NS 50T
Photo Date: March 18, 2017


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By: Timothy E. Pavlic II

Added: May 20, 2017

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Photo ID: 613740

"One Goes Up, One Goes Down". NS 23Z climes the East Slope of the Allegheny Mountains with NS 4002 leading the charge. At the same time, NS 38Q glides down the adjacent with an all EMD... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE AC44C6M
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 4002
Train ID: NS 23Z
Photo Date: April 14, 2017


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By: Nathan sloski

Added: Apr 18, 2017

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Photo ID: 613737

With helper sets on both the rear and front of the train, NS 17G climes the steep grade over the Alleghenies Mountains.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD40E
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 6325
Train ID: NS 17G
Photo Date: April 14, 2017


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By: Nathan sloski

Added: Apr 18, 2017

Views: 750
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Photo ID: 613615

Eastbound down, Westbound up, NS 25Z Meets 38Q around Horseshoe Curve Friday afternoon, 25Z has NS 4002 (AC44C6M) leading supporting the cool looking paint scheme.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE AC44C6M
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 4002
Train ID: NS 25Z
Photo Date: April 14, 2017


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By: Mike Young

Added: Apr 17, 2017

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Photo ID: 613549

Spending the afternoon at Horseshoe Curve, NS 17G is grinding up hill with a helper set on the front and also on the rear to help get this freight over the hill.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD40E
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 6325
Train ID: NS 17G
Photo Date: April 14, 2017


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By: Mike Young

Added: Apr 16, 2017

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Photo ID: 612736

A set of SD40E helpers based out of Cresson shoves train 16G through the Horseshoe Curve ignites before arriving in Altoona for crew change. There the helpers will be cut off the train and proceed... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD40E
Location: Logan, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 6327
Train ID: NS 16G
Photo Date: April 05, 2017


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By: Doug Boudrow

Added: Apr 09, 2017

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Photo ID: 612334

NS Train 21V heads West through the famous Horseshoe Curve. The curve opened February 15, 1854 and was engineered by J. Edgar Thompson. It is located at Kittaning Point, at the base of the Alleghe... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE C40-9W (Dash 9-40CW)
Location: Logan, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 9789
Train ID: NS 21V
Photo Date: April 05, 2017


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By: Doug Boudrow

Added: Apr 05, 2017

Views: 1,274
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Photo ID: 611164

Westbound helpers head into Horseshoe curve.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD40E
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 6321
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 19, 2016


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By: Allen Robertson

Added: Mar 25, 2017

Views: 657
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Favorited: 4

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Photo ID: 610957

A welded rail train meets an intermodal train as it passes the Horseshoe Curve near Altoona, PA.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE C40-8W (Dash 8-40CW)
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 8467
Train ID: NS 98N
Photo Date: March 15, 2017


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By: Brandon Fiume

Added: Mar 24, 2017

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Photo ID: 610451

Meets are common at the Horseshoe Curve, but it's a rarity that the trains meet at the apex. Here, NS 98N meets 21Z.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE C40-8W
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 8346
Train ID: NS 98N
Photo Date: March 15, 2017


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By: Brandon Fiume

Added: Mar 19, 2017

Views: 3,552
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Photo ID: 608097

The Silent Watcher

Long-silent Pennsylvania Railroad GP9 #7048 stands watch over Horseshoe Curve. In September, she will have been here for 30 years--2 years longer than 1361 was. On... (more)

Railroad: Pennsylvania Railroad
Locomotive: EMD GP9
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: PRR 7048
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: February 25, 2017


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By: Timothy E. Pavlic II

Added: Feb 25, 2017

Views: 2,206
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Photo ID: 599945

Drifting Down the Hill

NS 9271 leads 22W down the mountain, the length of its consist stretched out along the entire west leg of Horseshoe Curve, around Allegrippis Curve, and beyon... (more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: GE C40-9W (Dash 9-40CW)
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 9271
Train ID: 22W
Photo Date: December 16, 2016


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By: Timothy E. Pavlic II

Added: Dec 19, 2016

Views: 1,441
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Favorited: 6
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Photo ID: 599503

Trains aren't the only thing snaking their way through the mountains near Altoona: Timber rattlesnakes are abundant in the hills! This slithery example had 8 buttons on its tail, posing on an ol... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: 130
Train ID: 07T
Photo Date: June 11, 2012


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By: Casey Thomason

Added: Dec 15, 2016

People's Choice 4

Views: 16,555
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Photo ID: 598270

NS 1006 & BNSF 5507 westbound with an intermodal train.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 1006
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 11, 2016


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By: Allen Robertson

Added: Dec 04, 2016

Views: 751
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Photo ID: 594366

After assisting Y92 up the west slope, NS SD40E 6319 and three other 40E's glide down the east slope and passing through Horseshoe Curve.

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD40E
Location: Altoona, Pennsylvania, USA
Locomotive #: NS 6319
Train ID: NS Y92
Photo Date: October 22, 2016


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By: Nathan sloski

Added: Oct 29, 2016

Views: 1,100
Comments: 0

Favorited: 2
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