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E.M. Bell
10-17-2003, 02:02 AM
Here are the Locations of the notable power on the NS as of 1230 on 10/16/03

GP59

NS (SOUTHERN) 4610 Chatt TN Bad order
NS (Transcaer) 4611 Hagerstown MD 956

SD40-2

NS (Maeserk) 3329 CSXT Waycross GA

SD50s

NS 6502 Bellevue Ohio, Stored
NS 6504 Steerbridge VA U52

Guilford350
10-17-2003, 02:33 AM
I'd love to see an SD50S in real life, they are probably my most favorite unit that NS has. How many are left on the roster, 3, maybe only 2?

E.M. Bell
10-17-2003, 02:43 AM
NS has only two of them left now.. the 6502 and 6504. The 6502 has been in storage for over a month now, and the 6504 has been in coal service around VA for most of the year..

here are a couple of pics of them in service..

http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=20604 long hood forward on the CNO&TP
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=10480
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=10481
http://www.railpictures.net/viewphoto.php?id=32417 Ron Flannery shot, still in N&W paint.. Note that Leslie ST5 horn on top.. standard issue N&W, they have standard Southern P5's now.