RailPictures.Net Photo: NS 2549 Norfolk Southern EMD SD70 at Melrose, North Carolina by Wade H. Massie
 
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Norfolk Southern (more..)
EMD SD70 (more..)
Melrose Safety Spur (more..)
Melrose, North Carolina, USA (more..)
June 22, 1996
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NS 2549 (more..)
NS W78 (more..)
Wade H. Massie (more..)
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I can't help but be impressed by the skill required to safely move a train down Saluda Grade.
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When you say the word Saluda to some of the most senior members of Norfolk Southern crews and even those who have retired from the railroad, it still brings up images of the steepest grade on a standard gauge line in the United States at 4.24%.
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