VERY rare to see KCS and TFM in Maryland. Interesting how there are 3 different types of SD70 in this consist (one spartan, one ACe, and one SD70MAC). Radio towers really stand out in night shot... (more)
16T recrews while yard power idles. These two units are about as different as two class I units can get out east.
NS 16T heads north towards Harrisbug, PA. Thx CR Bill for the tour.
The last of the fall color is still showing as 16T rolls through Elliston.
16T trots into Vardo with some standard NS power in sweet lowlight.
16T glides into Vardo in sweet evening light with an all black consist.
16T heads out of Vardo Yard, with the Blue Ridge, which the N&W always paralleled in the Shenandoah Valley, not crossed, in the distance.
A short northbound NS 16T at Shenandoah Junction.
16T heads through Maugansville with a trio of NS GE's. NS is changing ties on this line full scale, note the ties in the foreground. Eventually they will double track it again.
16T heads eastbound with the silo's of F.M. Brown & Son's Fleetwood Feedmill as the background. Seen @ 7:32am
NS 16T heads eastbound @ 10:35am
On thier westbound journey, 16T heads into the setting sun @ 8:00pm
NS manifest 16T rolls east over the Lehigh Valley River into CP Allen led by horsehead unit and BNSF unit trailing on a sunny morning in Allentown.
NS 16T rounds the curve around CP tulp @ 4:45pm w/ BNSF (Ex Santa Fe) power in the consist
NS 16T arrives at Allentown Yard crossing the Lehigh River