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Norfolk Southern (more..)
GE C40-9W (Dash 9-40CW) (more..)
NS Hagerstown District (more..)
Sheperdstown, West Virginia, USA (more..)
May 09, 2017
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NS 9386 (more..)
NS 047-08 (more..)
Kevin Burkholder (more..)
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The sun has both literally and figuratively set on the Ringling Brothers circus train for the final time on the road for the Blue Unit train on May 9. Enroute from Charleston, WV to Uniondale, NY, the final circus train is seen crossing the mighty Potomac River from Sheperdstown, WV into Sharpsburg, MD with a mix of NS locomotives up front as the sun sets and a full mine rises in the distance. It's been a good run Ringling Brothers and as several folks summed up on from the train - "Don't be sad or cry because it's over, smile and be happy that it happened!"
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