Tag Archives: Crescent Corridor

New GATX Stone Hoppers

Seeing clean cars in the modern day is rare. Seeing long strings of clean cars is almost non-existent. Summer of 2018 saw 2 blocks of new GATX stone hoppers on Train 37T. At 188 cars (not counting what may have been dropped on Mountain Top to the Reading & Northern), the massive westbound received a […]

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Norfolk Southern Train 14R with ES44DCs and a Screaming ACE Mid-Train DPU

A modest sized Train 14R came through town with a pair of GE ES44DCs on the point and a screamin’ EMD SD70ACe workin’ hard 65 cars back into the 105 total.. In the manifest were several squeaky clean cars and even though the train was back lit at this point, the back lighting made for […]

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TGIF: Triple-Train Friday with K82, 37T and 36T

Norfolk Southern K82 with 37 cars @ 06:40 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 37T with 113 cars @ 07:42 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 36T with 97 cars @ 08:53 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 […]

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Thursday Railfanning With K82, 37T, 36T, 10A & 11A

Norfolk Southern with 73 cars @ 05:49 a.m….     Norfolk Southern with 85 cars @ 06:15 a.m…. 85 cars     Norfolk Southern Train 36T with approximately 77 cars @ 07:22 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 10A with 74 cars @ 6:37 p.m….     Norfolk Southern Train 11A with Union Pacifics #3911 & […]

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Hump Day Railfanning with Trains 37T & 11A

Norfolk Southern 37T with 53 cars @ 06:33 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 11A with 42 cars @ 6:46 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 […]

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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 […]

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Monday Railfanning With 37T, 14R, K82, 10A & 11A

Norfolk Southern Train 37T with 122 cars including the Air Products flatcars and caboose @ 06:01 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 14R with 76 cars @ 06:25 a.m….     Norfolk Southern K82 with 63 cars @ 08:56 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 10A with 32 cars @ 5:29 p.m….     Norfolk Southern 11A […]

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The Weekend 51: Unit Coal Train 532 + 10A and a very short 11A

Norfolk Southern 532 with 88 cars @ 05:55 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 10A with 62 cars @ 6:24 p.m….     Norfolk Southern Train #11A with 2 light engines @ 6:42 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 […]

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The Weekend 51: 4-Train Saturday With K8N, 37T, 10A And 11A

Norfolk Southern K8N with 45 cars @ 07:03 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 37T with 113 cars @ 07:23 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 10A with 25 cars @ 5:48 p.m….     Norfolk Southern 11A with 49 cars @ 6:04 p.m….   Guide To Understanding Norfolk Southern Train Symbols: Train Number Series Extra Series […]

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TGIF: 37T With A Lot Of Containers + 11A, A Washed Out 10A And 14R

Norfolk Southern 37T with 136 cars @ 07:35 a.m….     Norfolk Southern 11A with 46 cars @ 5:15 p.m….     Norfolk Southern 10A with 25 cars @ 6:55 p.m….     Norfolk Southern 14R with 47 cars @ 7:46 p.m….   Guide To Understanding Norfolk Southern Train Symbols: Train Number Series Extra Series […]

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