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The Philadelphia Chapter of the

National Railway Historical Society

Established in 1936


Railfan Pictures of the Week - 03/27/2005

NS Harrisburg and SEPTA Norristown Lines March 26 2005
NS MP15DC 2353 coupled up to a train in Abrams Yard. The engine is connected to an air compressor (hose to the right of front pilot) to maintain brake pressure while it sits.
A southbound coal train waits at Port Kennedy with NS 9906 in primer as leader.
CSX Q190 pulls into Abrams Yard for its runaround move.
NS empty slab train 66Z through CP Ford heading for Morrisville.
After the hourly north and southbound SEPTA R6 Norristown locals pass, Q190 heads east.


All pictures March 26 2005 c. 2005 John P. Almeida
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