• NS On the NEC

  • Discussion relating to the NS operations. Official web site can be found here: NSCORP.COM.
Discussion relating to the NS operations. Official web site can be found here: NSCORP.COM.
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  by Big Bri
 
Sunday, June 7, 2020
H86 by Prospect Park Sta with another "Shorty" train.

(H86) Amtk #1 trk 4:24am
NS 6969 SD60E
NS 6983 SD60E

16 Cars
76 axles
  by SRich
 
When NS is on the N.E.C., what is the trackspeed of such trains normaly?
  by Big Bri
 
Monday, June 15, 2020
Small H86 by Prospect Park Sta. . .

(H86) Amtk #1 trk 4:19am
NS 6969 SD60E
NS 6983 SD60E

12 Cars
60 axles
  by Big Bri
 
Tues. June 16, 2020
Always a treat when a freight runs up #2 track! H86 by me at Prospect Park Sta.

(H86) Amtk #2 trk 4:27am
NS 6969 SD60E
NS 6983 SD60E

19 Cars
88 axles

Bri
NAHX 580527, 580693, 580869
  by Big Bri
 
Wed. June 17, 2020
H86 finally over 20 cars. By me at Prospect Park Sta. . .

(H86) Amtk #1 trk 4:58am
NS 6969 SD60E
NS 6983 SD60E

21 Cars
96 axles

NAHX 580866*
  by Big Bri
 
Thurs. June 18, 2020

And now for something completely different. . .
Whilst waiting on H86 to come North on #1 trk what would instead come South on #1 trk but the very rare,
nocturnal NS-62W Loaded Stone train out of Birdsboro, Pa heading to Dagsboro, DE.

(NS-62W) Amtk #1 trk 4:56am
NS 7563 ES44DC
NS 4028 AC44C6M

90 Stone Hoppers
372 axles

Bri
  by Big Bri
 
Friday, June 19, 2020
H86 North by Ridley Park Sta. . .

(H86) Amtk #1 trk 4:09am
NS 6969 SD60E
NS 6983 SD60E

15 Cars
72 axles

Bri
NAHX 580539, 580572, 580748, 580819*, UTLX 683953
  by Big Bri
 
Saturday, June 20, 2020
Two-for-One Sale of NS freights by Prospect Park Sta. . .
Southbound NS-62W Stone train on #1 trk headed to Edgemoor Yard and Nothbound H86 local
on #2 trk all within 20 mins of each other!

1.(NS-62W) Amtk #1 trk 4:10am
NS 1017 SD70ACe
NS 9659 D9-44CW

130 Loaded Stone Hopps (40 WIMX/90 HKGX)
17,611 Tons
532 axles
6,119 feet
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2.(H86) Amtk #2 trk 4:26am
NS 6969 SD60E
NS 6983 SD60E

13 Cars
64 axles

Bri
  by Big Bri
 
Sunday, June 21, 2020
Mini-sized H86 scooting thru Prospect Park this A.M

(H86) Amtk #1 trk 4:14am
NS 6969 SD60E
NS 6983 SD60E

8 Cars
44 axles
  by Big Bri
 
Thurs. July 2, 2020
H86 by Ridley Park Sta with a short train.

(H86) Amtk #1 trk 4:05am
NS 6983 SD60E
NS 6969 SD60E

15 Cars
72 axles

Bri
NAHX 580693, 580771, 580854, 580872
  by Big Bri
 
Sat. July 4, 2020
Finally a decent sized H86, and over 20 cars!! By Prospect Park Sta. . .

(H86) Amtk #1 trk 4:15am
NS 6983 SD60E
NS 6969 SD60E

27 Cars
120 axles

Bri
NAHX 580439, 580585
  by Big Bri
 
Monday, July 6, 2020
Short H86 by Prospect Park Sta. . .

(H86) Amtk #1 trk 4:31am
NS 6983 SD60E
NS 6969 SD60E

6 x 5 = 11 Cars
854 Tons
56 axles
853 feet
  by Big Bri
 
Wed. July 8, 2020
A healthy H86 rumbling by Prospect Park Sta. . .

(H86) Amtk #1 trk 4:41am
NS 6983 SD60E
NS 6969 SD60E

33 Cars
144 axles

NAHX 580834*, 580901
  by Big Bri
 
Thurs. July 9, 2020
Wee-little H86 zipping by Prospect Park Sta. . .

(H86) Amtk #1 trk 4:17am
NS 6983 SD60E
NS 6969 SD60E

7 Cars
40 axles

NAHX 580424
  by Big Bri
 
Friday, July 10, 2020
H86 by Prospect Park Sta. . .

(H86) Amtk #1 trk 4:31am
NS 6983 SD60E
NS 6969 SD60E

11 Cars
56 axles

Bri~
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