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Mega-Train Tuesday With 36T, K81, 10A, 11A And The Reading & Northern At Taylor Yard

  Norfolk Southern 36T with 85 cars @ 09:11 a.m..     36T making a rare switching move @ Taylor Yard with K81 and 2 Reading & Northern crews working Taylor Yard and the Stauffer Industrial Park.     Norfolk Southern 10A with 35 cars @ 6:46 p.m..     Norfolk Southern 11A with 70 […]

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16 Trains On The Norfolk Southern Pittsburgh Line (Part 2 of 2): Harrisburg, Pa. (CP Paxton)

Norfolk Southern Train 12R: Linwood, NC – Enola Yard Daily @ 07:15 p.m..   Norfolk Southern Train 20J @ 08:50 a.m..   Norfolk Southern Train 21M: Croxton Yard – Jersey City, NJ to Corwith Yard – Chicago, IL (BNSF) Daily     Norfolk Southern Intermodal Train 25B     Norfolk Southern Herzog Ballast Train 937   […]

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The Weekend 50: 3-Train Saturday with 36T, 37T & 11A

Norfolk Southern 36T with 121 cars @ 06:15 a.m..     Norfolk Southern 37T with 123 cars @ 10:32 a.m..     Norfolk Southern 11A with 68 cars @ 7:42 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 […]

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TGIF: Foreign Power Friday With 36T (With CP and UP) + 37T, K82 And 11A

Norfolk Southern K82 with 61 cars @ 06:25 a.m..     Norfolk Southern 37T with 110 cars @ 06:55 a.m.     Norfolk Southern 36T with 113 cars + Canadian Pacific & Union Pacific diesels @ 08:02 a.m..     Norfolk Southern 11A with 43 cars @ 5:04 p.m..   Guide To Understanding Norfolk Southern […]

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16 Trains On The Norfolk Southern Pittsburgh Line (Part 1 of 2): Cove, Pa.

Norfolk Southern Train 11J: Dormeous Avenue Auto Terminal – Newark, NJ to Oakwood Yard – Detroit, MI Daily Autoracks @ 1:43 p.m..     Norfolk Southern Train 506: Shire Oaks, PA to Carneys Point, NJ Coal Loads @ 1:45 p.m..   Norfolk Southern Train 36A: Conway Yard to Edgemoor Yard – Wilmington, DE Daily @ […]

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Hump Day Railfanning Norfolk Southern Train 37T

Hump Day Railfanning Norfolk Southern Train 37T

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The Weekend 49: More Freight & Monster Manifests

Train 37T is making a rare afternoon appearance @ 2:18 p.m. with 134 cars to lug up to Binghamton, NY. Almost 8 hours earlier its sister Train 36T went down the line to Allentown, Pa. with 101 cars and its Extra counterpart, Train W7T came up with 59 cars to go to Binghamton having dropped […]

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Coal Trains Thunder Over The Sunbury Line Again!

It’s no secret that coal is what put Northeastern Pennsylvania on the map but what might not be known to today’s Sunbury Line railfans is that coal trains did in fact thunder along the Sunbury Line in the 20th century too. It was summer of 1999, not long after Conrail was chopped in half like […]

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TGIF with Loooong Trains 36T And 37T

Train 36T with 109 cars @ 06:05 a.m….     Norfolk Southern Train 37T with 105 cars and a Canadian Pacific GEVO @ 06:28 a.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 […]

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The Return Of The Three Amigos On 11R + K82

The Canadian Pacific trifecta of #8711, #8876 and #8514 roamed the Sunbury Line for weeks in March and April then dropped off the radar until today. And astonishingly, instead of heading to Enola and back up which is standard for these units, the lucky northerners would go on a little “Spring Break” of their own […]

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