Tag: sd70m-2

NS 099 With Export Locomotives

GE export units bound for Botswana get a ride on NS train 099 past Markham, Va on 10/09/2017.

This Columbus Day, thanks to a heads-up from Mike, I got to see Norfolk Southern train 099 with a load of GE export locomotives pass through Markham, Virginia on the B-line. The locomotives were manufactured by GE in Erie, Pennsylvania…

NS 36Q Cresting Linden Hill

SD70M-2 #2736 leads NS train 36Q at Linden on 4/21/2017.

Yesterday, I caught Norfolk Southern train 36Q cresting Linden Hill led by SD70M-2 #2736, SD70ACe #1061 and D9-40C #8768. Photo and video below. Photo Video

NS 12R West Over Linden Hill

NS SD70M-2 #2641 leads train 12R west near Linden, Va on 1/30/2017.

Yesterday evening on the way to dinner, we pulled over so I could get a couple pictures of this freight train that happened to be going by. It’s nice to have enough light after 5:00 again to get some evening…

NS 057 w/ Caboose

Norfolk Southern train 057 led by SD70M-2 #2735 passes east through Linden on the NS B-line in Virginia. The empty high-and-wide train had a nice blue caboose on the end. Big thanks to Paul M. for the heads-up! Here’s the…