Month: August 2016

NS 290 Near Front Royal

NS Train 290 Nearing Front Royal led by NS D9-44CW #9969 on 8/22/2016

The train I saw today was nothing special. It was just dash-9 widecabs for power (NS’s most common road power–they have over 1000 of these units) leading NS 290. However, it was a beautiful day to be outside for a…

NS 290 by Linden

NS 290 Westbound at Linden, Virginia on 8/18/2016

At lunchtime today, I caught Norfolk Southern Train 290 cresting Linden Hill westbound on the B-line alongside Manassas Run. Photo Video