"NO BOUNDARIES COMPARE"
There is perhaps no boundary in the Continental United States that has been more influential in the history of the country than that of the West Line,... (more)
Norfolk Southern 16T crosses Goodhart Rd in Shippensburg, PA, with two Dash 9s sandwiching an SD60, a locomotive type that is on borrowed time.
The Lackawanna is leading NS 202 entering the Greencastle, Pa intermodal terminal during snowfall on the first day of Spring, 2015.
"RAILS ON FIRE"
Literally...A Loram rail grinder works on the Norfolk Southern Lurgan Branch. The "grinding" removes blemishes on the surface and prolongs the life ... (more)
Manifest train 11R rolls by on the Greencastle Terminal siding after getting refueled in the yard and local H34 approaches in the distance as the sun begins to... (more)
"Farm & Done"
NS train 290 passes the quaint community and farms of Lee's Crossroads, PA on the floor of the Cumberland Valley of the former Reading Lines Lurgan Branch.
"Canadian Prairie In PA"
Passing through farmland such as this in the Cumberland Valley in South Central PA along NS's Lurgan branch is 11R in the late afternoon south of Gre... (more)
"Corn, Train, Corn"
Not it's normal stop but engine problems forced NS 203 to duck into the Greencastle Terminal just north of the Mason Dixon Line. Here the train begins to ... (more)
"Rollin' on the Cumberland Valley" NS hot shot train 203 blasts by a private crossing near Cearfoss, MD just south of the Mason Dixon Line as it approaches Hagerstown, MD on t... (more)
"Junkyard Leader" Norfolk Soutnern train 11R glides alongside US Route 11 on the former CVRR now the Lurgan Branch between Harrisburg, PA and Hagerstown, MD.
"Warp Speed" Norfolk Southern 981 rushes north adjacent to US Route 11 between Marion and Chambersburg, PA on the Lurgan Branch. The train consisting of heat exchanges and bal... (more)
"Holding at Lee's" Due to a derailment on the CVRR near Carlisle, a PRR extra pauses at Lee's Crossroads, PA after merging off the PRR main at Shippensburg to head east to Har... (more)
"On the Old CVRR" The southern end of the NS Lurgan Branch is actually the old Cumberland Valley Railroad that went from Harrisburg, PA to Winchester, VA. The CVRR was later acquired b... (more)
"Farming E's" Passing the quiet hamlet of Lee's Croassroads
"Good Friday Night Light" Norfolk Southern train 202 races by the village of Brandtsville, Pa on the former Reading Lurgan as it races towards Harrisburg just after sunset on ... (more)