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Chasin' the 630 through the Hills and Hollows

I tagged along with the Taksar clan (Dennis, Kevin and Dennis Sr) last weekend to chase the No. 630 between Grundy Va., and Devon W. Va., in the heart of Appalachia. 237 more words

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Salute to the 'Admiral'

I had a chance to check out one of the newer SD40-2 rebuilds the other day, Norfolk Southern No. 3285. It was delivered as Southern 3285 in 1978 and delivered with a high short hood, which was common Southern practice back then. 87 more words

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Mudslide Closed NS Mon Line in Pittsburgh

A mudslide described as the size of a football field briefly closed the Norfolk Southern Mon Line in Pittsburgh this week.

The mudslide occurred near West Carson Street and halted rail traffic on Tuesday morning. 43 more words

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Coming and Going

(Three Oaks, Michigan) While looking for ducks and gulls Tuesday at the Three Oaks Water Treatment Ponds on Schwark Road just north of U.S. Hwy. 12, I took a little time out for some serious train spotting.   24 more words


Engineers Conducting Tests Following Mt. Washington Landslide

STATION SQUARE (KDKA) – Emergency crews and engineers are conducting several tests following a Mount Washington landslide Tuesday morning.

Mud, trees and other debris fell from Mount Washington in the area of West Carson Street and Station Square Drive. 597 more words


Wednesday Afternoon With a 'Peddler' in Wooster

Local freights are “peddlers” that serve various industries along the line. Much of that service has been taken over by shortline railroads, but Norfolk Southern still operates two locals in Wayne County. 374 more words

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Video Throwback: Stacks over Stacks at Cheyenne

On July 23, 2005, UP 844 ran its annual Denver Post Cheyenne Frontier Days train from Denver to Cheyenne. That afternoon, it departed to make its way back to Denver. 242 more words