While DHfan5 was tracking down Norfolk Southern in Scranton, I filmed some NS of my own. The third unit is a rare Ex UP SD9043MAC that was converted to an SD70ACU.
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Oh, is that lumber I smell? 3 covered lumber cars, And 2 tank cars at the end.
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First, You’ll see me switching the industries in Plattsburgh. Than a Through freight led by a RS-3 will pass. Try to figure out which one is the cleaning train! Be sure to watch to the end to see the Hansel & Gretel Piano Company as well as Kaydeross Amusement park. See more about his layout here.
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I visited tracks by the Norfolk Southern office in Scranton PA and got pictures and a quick video. I watched two Norfolk Southern engines. One engine uncoupled and moved to a side track. The other engine (a EMD SD60E) coupled to another boxcar.
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Last week I was able to see Bill Rooke’s Fawn Grove and Whitehall Railroad. Here are some photos and stats. Name: Fawn Grove and Whitehall Railroad Scale: HO (1:87:1) Prototype: Delaware & Hudson Locale: Upstate NY Era: 1950s Style: Walk in Minimum Radius: 30″ (main), 24″ (Sidings) Minimum Turnout: no. 6 (main), no. 4 (sidings) Track: flextrack Backdrop: painted wall Control: Digitrax Digital Command […]
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Contributing Editor DHfan5 is in Scranton, PA this weekend so we’ll see what he tracks down… Also coming soon is a visit to Bill Rooke’s Fawn Grove & Whitehall Railroad.
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Well, 7303 was not in Plattsburgh today, but CP EMD GP20ECO #2209 was. Here are some photos:
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The Plattsburgh, NY train station was built in 1886 for the Delaware & Hudson Railroad. It was designed by Albany architects Fuller & Wheeler to look like French Provincial style. It has been listed under the National Register of Historic Places since 1982. A 1980’s Amtrak sign. All the fences are made out of the rails from […]
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