Tag Archives: Canadian Pacific

Railfanning Some Nice Sunbury Line Trains

Norfolk Southern Train 37T with 93 cars & Canadian Pacific GEVO #8713 @ 06:47 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 10A with 45 cars @ 6:50 p.m….     Norfolk Southern 11A with 47 cars @ 7:10 p.m….   Guide To Understanding Norfolk Southern Train Symbols: Train Number Series Extra Series Symbol Train Description 000-099 R […]

Continue Reading

The Bridge Over “The Bridge Line” Battle Finally Comes To An End

Norfolk Southern Train 37T sits idle on the main line at Taylor Yard waiting for a new crew @ around 4:30 p.m.. The train was parked here in the morning of Monday, May 9 because of the line being closed about 10 miles north due to the demolition of the Sunset Road bridge in La […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

The Future Of The Sunbury Line (2 of 7) Putting The Sunshine Back Into The Sunbury

Assorted double-stack containers roll northbound on Canadian Pacific Train 259 on June 26, 2015. <<<< Part 1 It’s not often that one gets to witness change on an entire railroad, but railfans in the Northeast have been both blessed and cursed to have had that unique priviledge more than once. The Norfolk Southern Sunbury Line […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

Monday Railfanning Trains 931, 37T, K82 & 11A

Herzog Ballast Train 931 @ 06:00 a.m….     Train 37T with 123 cars @ 06:26 a.m….     Norfolk Southern Train K82 with 79 cars @ approximately 08:30 a.m….     Train 11A with 13 cars @ 6:16 p.m….   Guide To Understanding Norfolk Southern Train Symbols: Train Number Series Extra Series Symbol Train […]

Continue Reading

The Weekend 48: Brother – Sister Combination Trains 10A & 11A

Train 10A with 65 cars @ 7:00 p.m….     Train 11A with 64 cars @ 7:20 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 Bulk Commodities 500-599 […]

Continue Reading

The Future Of The Sunbury Line (1 of 7) A Perspective From Pan Am Land

Part 2 >>>> Norfolk Southern Train 30T, running as Canadian Pacific 930, ducks underneath Lackawanna Avenue in Scranton, Pa. and drifts downgrade into Taylor Yard and on to Enola Yard on June 17, 2015…. In three more months (almost to the day) NS will take over and become the official owner of this line. And […]

Continue Reading

Epic Railfanning Tuesday with 37T, K82, 11R & 14R

Norfolk Southern Train 37T with Canadian Pacific power and 68 cars @ 06:02 a.m….     Norfolk Southern K82 with 27 cars @ 08:33 a.m….     Norfolk Southern Train 11R with Maine Central power and a “Tri-clops” SD60M @ 6:06 p.m….     Norfolk Southern Train 14R with Canadian Pacific power and 52 cars […]

Continue Reading