RailPictures.Net Photo: NS 5654 Norfolk Southern EMD GP38-2 at Paradise, Pennsylvania by Jonathan Hallman
 
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Norfolk Southern (more..)
EMD GP38-2 (more..)
Leaman Place Junction (more..)
Paradise, Pennsylvania, USA (more..)
August 21, 2013
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NS 5654 (more..)
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Jonathan Hallman (more..)
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Two uncommon movements are caught in one frame. In a relatively rare daylight move, an NS local hustles through Leaman Place under Amtrak's wires. Most NS operations on the former Pennsy's Philadelphia to Harrisburg main line run under cover of darkness, when traffic levels are low, to keep clear of 110mph passenger operations. Meanwhile, off to the left of the photo the 107-year old 475 picks up a string of freight cars destined for East Strasburg. Steam-powered revenue freight may be rare in the 21st century US, but it's business as usual for the Strasburg Railroad.
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  ApertureFNumber  f/8.0
  Make  Canon
  Model  Canon EOS 40D
  ExposureTime  1/400
  ISOSpeedRatings  200
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  FocalLength  105/1



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