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DC to AC Conversion Units Make Their First Foray Through NE Ohio; Virginian H Unit Visits, Too

On Thursday afternoon Norfolk Southern sent two interesting trains westbound. The first was 60H a unit train of gypsum that had the Virginian heritage unit leading. 48 more words

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Dispute Leaves Michigan Shippers Without Rail Service; STB Asked to Break the Deadlock

A dispute between the Grand Elk Railroad and CSX has left a half-dozen Michigan shippers without rail service for the past six weeks.

The two railroads are arguing over a 3-mile stretch of track in Grand Rapids, Michigan, owned by CSX and over which Norfolk Southern had trackage rights. 466 more words

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NS Touts Improvements on ex-D&H Line

A year after it took over operation of a former Delaware & Hudson line between Sunbury, Pennsylvania, and Schenectady, New York, Norfolk Southern said it has made significant infrastructure improvements. 139 more words

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Where Ed Once Lived. No, Not that Ed

I was railfanning in Bedford a while back when a guy came up to me and introduced himself as Ed.

He pointed toward a gentlemen he was with him and said that was his father, who was also named Ed. 112 more words

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NS-Served Coal Mine in Kentucky to Close

An eastern Kentucky coal mine served by Norfolk Southern will close and the 114 employees there will be laid off.

The mine in Sidney, Kentucky, is the last mine still operating in the state that is owned by Alpha Natural Resources.  99 more words

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I Do Believe That is a Warbonnet

I was hanging out in Olmsted Falls late on a Friday afternoon, checking out the action on the Chicago Line of Norfolk Southern.

A eastbound NS manifest freight was approaching so I got out to take a look. 178 more words

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Seeing (CN) Red in Downtown Cleveland

My friend Adam and I were hanging out at Old Broadway in Cleveland when we heard a westbound train calling signals.

That wasn’t what we had wanted to hear. 291 more words

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