RailPictures.Net Photo: LN 1217 Louisville & Nashville EMD SD35 at Appalachia, Virginia by Ron Flanary
 
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Louisville & Nashville (more..)
EMD SD35 (more..)
Appalachia (more..)
Appalachia, Virginia, USA (more..)
March, 1968
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LN 1217 (more..)
LN 864 (more..)
Ron Flanary (more..)
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Since the statute of limitations has expired, I'll admit my vantage point for this shot was a Southern Railway hopper (No, I wouldn't do that today--but I was 20 years old, and a little foolish at times.). This is L&N train 864 making a pick-up of interchange traffic from the Interstate Railroad (mostly empty coal hoppers brought over from the Clinchfield connection at Miller Yard). This is obviously a Tuesday, since power out of Norton those days included both the inbound power from the previous day's 865 (two U25Cs and an RS-3), and this morning's 855 (RS-3, F7B and an SD35). Train 855 didn't operate on Sunday, and train 856 didn't operate on Monday. Otherwise, four daily through freights (plus several extras) plied this line back then.
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