Smoke from wildfires out west have blanketed the east coast. The normal lush green mountains have turned into a hazy blue backdrop as 23M and 11N begin their trip over the Allegheny Mountains.
With Tuscarora Mountain in the background, NS 23M (Port Newark, NJ-Global 2, IL/UP) wends its way west along the south bank of the Juniata River at Book’s Crossing on the Pittsburgh Line (PT 148... (more)
Classic Pennsylvania. As Norfolk Southern 23M (NS 8032, ES44AC leading) crosses the Juniata River in Mount Union, Pennsylvania on the afternoon of Friday, August 14 2020 one can hardly imagine how... (more)
After being held for boat traffic, 23M continues its trip to Global 2 as it makes way through the bridges of CP 509 with "Sonic Bonnet" #4000 leading the way. An eastbound freight is als... (more)
On a nice April afternoon, NS 8025 glides its way through River Forest, IL on the final leg of the journey to Global II.
The Norfolk Southern Lehigh Valley heritage unit is on the point of westbound intermodal 23M as it passes under the PRR signal bridge in its final weeks of service at Georges Station.
On a sunny July 27th afternoon, NS train 23M with the LV HU leading passes under the PRR position light signals just outside of Greensburg PA.
A pair of NS Dash 9's lead westbound intermodal 23M through CP Rade, still governed by PRR position light signals. The days for these classic signals are numbered, with new signals already in plac... (more)
As NS 937 sits on Main 8, NS 23M roars by on Main 3 with an intermodal train in tow in perfect evening light. The MOW train would later be used the next day to make improvements to the NS Pittsbur... (more)
With workers working on track 3, NS 23M slowly exits the Gallitzin Tunnel and cruises past the foreman in charge of the work area in the tunnel.
NS 23M blasts out of the Gallitzin Tunnel and past workers working on track 2 inside of the tunnel.
NS SD70 2520 holds in Ogden Dunes with 23M.
NS train 23M hustles west at milepost 488 on the Chicago Line.
NS 23M takes a Clear at CP Lum, which today has replacements on site.
NS Train 23M races the Amtrak "Pennsylvanian" down the West Slope at Cassandra.