Ex-Reading Unit: NS H65 works around Washington Yard with NS 3002 (former RDG 3675; later CR 3279) leading. NS 3431 is trailing (SD40-2; originally KCS 620 as a SD40; later CR 6970 as a SD4... (more)
Favorite Locomotives: The original GP59s are one of my favorite locomotives on the NS all-time roster. While some have been rebuilt/repurposed, none remain on the active roster in their ori... (more)
Waiting for a New Life: About 36 hours prior, the crew of the NS H02 (Dover, NJ) tied their train down for the last time with NS 5303 and 5304. Here it lies in wait early on a Sunday mornin... (more)
NS H02 at the west end of Washington Yard on the "Old Road" rolling back east.
Local train heads back to Allentown with an ex-Southern high-hood SD40-2 on a very cold February evening. As was the practice, this locomotive is stenciled with its heritage identity: SOU 3201. By... (more)
NS 3360 and NS 5304 (GP38-2) make up today's NS H65 from Allentown Yard. This was one of the last times I got to see a matched pair of engines in Conrail colors.
NS H-02 sets off the SD40-2 unit at Washington Yard before returning east to Dover.
NS H02 interchanging cars in Washington Yard. The 3001 is an ex-Reading engine.
Norfolk Southern local working in the yard.
The 3010: now with the marking "ASSIGNED HO 2 DOVER, NJ."
NS H02 makes its way past cars at Washington Yard.
H02 with NS 5803 and NS 5354 getting ready for its return trip to Dover.