Tag Archives: Train 14R

Alco Afternoon Delight

Today I did a little bit of serendipitous trainspotting when I happened upon the Delaware Lackawanna and the Norfolk Southern.. Both in spectacular, ethereal afternoon light.. First we see three of D-L’s five big six-axle Alco diesels with 55 carloads up from Taylor.. Over on the Sunbury Line, Norfolk Southern Train 14R had three GEs […]

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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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Norfolk Southern Train 14R with #1111 (Bar Code unit) and a Mid-Train DPU

Columbus Day 2019 brought several treats for local railfans.. Today’s Train 14R had not only the NS #1111 (Bar Code unit) leading the diesel entourage, but also had a mid-train DPU in the form of NS ES44DC #7705! The train was pretty much a unit tank train say for the few general freight cars following […]

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Is Train 11Z The New 11R?

More change is in the air…. There’s another new Train plying the the rails of the Sunbury Line…. On the morning of April 29 @ 02:45 a.m. I heard a train number that I’ve never heard before…. Train M1Z. For those familiar with the Norfolk Southern way of identifying trains then you know that this […]

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