Since NS been using the Fort Wayne Line foreign power leaders is common. NS 66Z oil train with a trio of UP SD9043AC's brings it's train to the Cleveland Line.
The power for 66Z idles just outside the Phillips refinery as it awaits a new crew. A fresh coat snow fell the night before.
The temperature is hovering around 12ºF at 10:10am on a very windy winter morning as NS 66Z races across the South Branch of the Raritan River with the Central of Georgia heritage unit leading. T... (more)
NS 66Z pulls out of the refinery to retrieve another cut of cars.
The Lackawanna and CNJ heritage units were the lead power for crude oil train 66Z. Here they are shoving a cut of cars around a bend and into the refinery.
NS Heritage DLW, CNJ and a SD70 pull an loaded oil train to NJ.
NS 66Z with a nice power set shoves a cut of cars into the Phillips 66 plant. While its not rare to see a heritage unit in NJ, a pair of them working together doesn't happen often around here so i... (more)