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(You Tube) Trains 21: Beginnings (3 of 6) Harrisburg, Pa…. The Crossroads Of Norfolk Southern

Trains 21: Beginnings (3 of 6) Harrisburg, Pa…. The Crossroads Of Norfolk Southern New videos every day except Sundays…. If you like what you see here, Comment, Like, Share and Subscribe! Watch in HIGH DEFINITION

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Weekend Railfanning Episode 39: Two Hours In Harrisburg, Pa.

(TOP) The engine terminal @ Enola Yard was unusually empty allowing for me to get a clear shot of the SOO Line #6027, the last of the (4) SOO units in the area that I needed. (BOTTOM) On the south end a couple of yard geeps trundle around doing what they have to do to […]

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TGIF: Hangin’ Out In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

    Hangin’ Out In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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(Part 3 of 3) Harrisburg, Pa: Enola To Paxton, Amtrak To NS (Harrisburg Yard)

Harrisburg Yard is admittedly not the easiest spot to railfan in Harrisburg but it’s certainly a lot of fun. The MacLay Street overpass would make an excellent vantage point if not for the 8-foot or so high concrete wall…. Enterprising railfans can overcome this by bringing a step ladder with them for some great high […]

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(Part 2 of 3) Harrisburg, Pa: Enola To Paxton, Amtrak To NS (CP Paxton)

  Some still shots from the video camera:   From Enola it was over to what is probably the busiest spot in town…. CP Paxton, a sprawling wye where trains can either head east to Rutherford Yard or beyond on the Harrisburg Line to points such as Reading, Philadelphia and Allentown or south down the […]

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(Part 1 of 3) Harrisburg, Pa: Enola To Paxton, Amtrak To NS (Enola Yard)

Today started out foggy and drab, just as the forecast had predicted and didn’t help that we were right next to the Susquehanna River…. Whatever the case, it’s Saturday, January 17 and once again, we’re in Harrisburg, Pa. getting an early morning railfanning start at Enola Yard. Looking north into the fog and up the […]

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Is Train 30T The New 11R?… Or Maybe It’s The Other Way Around….

Train 30T above, which came down on New Year’s Day 2016, has a Maine Central (PAR) SD40-2 second unit out. Pan Am diesels are a run through hallmark of Trains 11R and 14R between E. Deerfield, Mass and Enola, Pa.. BTW-That red wide-cab GE (3rd unit out) is Canadian Pacific (Strathcona’s) #8939.   HOT OFF […]

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Room With A View: Bridgeview Bed & Breakfast In Marysville, Pa.

BRIDGEVIEW BED & BREAKFAST All ten rooms feature A/C, wireless internet and individual bathrooms. Outstanding view of historic Rockville Bridge and more. Check out their website @ www.bridgeviewbnb.com or call 717-957-2438 810 S. Main Street Marysville, Pa 17053.

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Perspective: A New Take On Something Old

<<<< Last     Next >>>> The train stretching across the spans of the famous Rockville Bridge in Marysville is none other than hometown hobo, Train 30T. It originates in Canadian National‘s Tashereau Yard in Montreal, Canada where it makes its way down the CN to Rouses Point, NY. From there, it travels on Canadian Pacific […]

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Another “BIG MAC” Attack At Enola, Pa.

Another railfanning trip to Harrisburg finds another batch of some of my favorite locomotives on the tracks of Enola….     Another “BIG MAC” Attack At Enola, Pa.

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