Archive | March, 2016

Thursday Railfanning With 11R And More Pan Am And Canadian Pacific Power

  Guide To Understanding Norfolk Southern Train Symbols: Train Number Series Extra Series Symbol Train Description 000-099 R Special Trains 100-199 M Merchandise Trains 200-299 I Intermodal Trains 300-399 W Merchandise Trains 400-499 X Bulk Commodities 500-599 Y Bulk Commodities 600-699 Z Bulk Commodities 700-799 Q Coal Trains 800-899 S Coal Trains 900-999 O Miscellaneous […]

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1000 Words: Fill Er’ Up

<<<< Last 1000     Next 1000 >>>> SD70M-2 #2661 and SD40-2 #3468 taking on fuel at Taylor Yard.

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Brother-Sister Trains 11R And 14R With A Guilford Maine Central GP40-2W

  Norfolk Southern 11R with 118 cars @ 6:30 p.m….     Norfolk Southern 14R with 75 cars @ 6:52 p.m….   Guide To Understanding Norfolk Southern Train Symbols: Train Number Series Extra Series Symbol Train Description 000-099 R Special Trains 100-199 M Merchandise Trains 200-299 I Intermodal Trains 300-399 W Merchandise Trains 400-499 X […]

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Track Work On The Delaware Lackawanna?

While traveling to catch a Norfolk Southern southbound Train 11R I happened to catch a little activity on the normally idle Diamond Branch in downtown Scranton. A ballast tamper had came onto the branch where a ballast regulator and 2 loaded hopper cars were waiting. One of the workers got out of the tamper, fired […]

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Chasing Army Tanks On Train 11R

Train 11R had something special behind the motive power today. 2 military tanks…. Destination, unknown, but as you can imagine, they brought out the railfans. Norfolk Southern Train 11R with 77 cars and 2 ARMY Tanks @ 5:15 p.m….     Train K81 returning from its daily duties with 24 cars and meeting 11R at […]

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Andy Muller’s Empire: The Reading & Northern Railroad’s Little Red Cabooses

Andy Muller’s Empire: Little Red Cabooses

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Andy Muller’s Empire: The Reading & Northern Railroad In Scranton, Pa.

For all of you nitpickers…. No. The Reading & Northern Railroad does not own Taylor Yard. Norfolk Southern does. R&N actually owns the lines in and into the Stauffer Industrial Park and must pass through the Taylor Yard to reach them. However they do also work the Taylor Yard. Andy Muller’s Empire: Scranton, Pa.

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Andy Muller’s Empire: The Reading & Northern Railroad In Hazleton, Pennsylvania

Andy Muller’s Empire: The Reading & Northern Railroad In Hazleton, Pennsylvania

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Andy Muller’s Empire: The Reading & Northern In Coal Country (Mahanoy City & Gilberton, Pa.)

Andy Muller’s Empire: The Reading & Northern In Coal Country (Mahanoy City & Gilberton, Pa.)

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Andy Muller’s Empire: The Reading & Northern Railroad In Tamaqua, Pennsylvania

Andy Muller’s Empire: The Reading & Northern Railroad In Tamaqua, Pennsylvania

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