On a picture perfect Saturday afternoon. 212 continues north through Cramerton with the "Original NS" leading.
Norfolk Southern 212 rolls through Manville with the Monongahela heritage locomotive
NS 7669 leads NS 212 into New Jersey. NS 9424 (C44-9W) and NS 1057 (SD70ACe) are trailing.
NS 212 heads north at "Beaumont", where the mainline goes from double to single and the W-Line splits off toward Columbia. 1999 was a great year to shoot the NS with all kinds of exotic ... (more)
NS 212 heads east onto the siding at CP Port Reading Junction. Behind the leader are UP 9790 (C44-9W; ex-CNW 8686) and NS 3539 (B32-8).
Having lost power on the lead unit, the engines from intermodal train 212 decoupled from the rest of the train to turn around on the wye near downtown Greensboro, NC on the evening of October 7, 2... (more)
For Sale: NS 212 has a now-retired Norfolk Southern SD70M-2 as leader. The leader was put up for sale in 2020, was sold to Progress Rail in March of 2021, and by 2022 was a rosters locomoti... (more)
In November 2006 the Lehigh Line was still single tracked between CP Bound Brook and CP Potter and four-axle power still ruled on NS 212 and 214. Here we see NS 212 motoring through Piscataway be... (more)
Fresh out of Atlanta, 212, one of the most high priority or "hot" trains on the line takes on the curve at Buford with a quickly aging D9-44CW leading the way to New Jersey.
NS 4083 (rebuilt from C40-9 NS 8790 in April of 2018) leads NS 1024 (SD70ACe) and NS 9659 (C44-9W) and train NS 212 east on Norfolk Southern's Lehigh Line.
The Black Spot: While there are a few variations of the AC44C6M paint scheme, 31 of the 42 locomotives rebuilt by Wabtec/GE in Erie, PA feature a black patch around their headlights: NS 417... (more)
NS 212 heading east on the Norfolk Southern Lehigh Line. The trailing units in the photo are NS 7574 (ES44DC) and NS 4017 (AC44C6M) which was rebuilt from NS 8882 (C40-9) in July of 2016.
NS 212 heading east on Norfolk Southern's Lehigh Line. Behind the leader are C44-9W engines 9655 and 9286.
NS Intermodal 212 (Atlanta, GA - Croxton, NJ) highballs North through Toccoa with a trio of NS GE Widecabs in charge.
One of the earlier wide cab “Dash 9" units for Norfolk Southern leads NS 212 east on Conrail's Lehigh Line Track #1. This unit was rebuilt in February of 2020 to become NS 4280 (AC44C6M). The se... (more)