Norfolk Southern Railway

The Norfolk Southern was an original owner, it acquired these models new from Baldwin:
DS4-4-660, DS4-4-1000(NA), DRS-6-4-1500, AS416

DS4-4-660

NS 661
Baldwin photo 13324 - 1946
661

DS4-4-660
c/n 73361, b/d 1/1947

- built for Norfolk Southern as #661

DRS6-4-1500

- see Durham & Southern for ex. NS 1507 & 1508
- see Rail to Water Transfer Corp for ex. NS 1504

AS416

NS 1617
Collection of Lon A.Coone
Raleigh, NC.- Apr. 3, 1968
1617

AS416
c/n 76114, b/d 12/1955

- built for Norfolk Southern as #1617
- built with General Electric main generator & traction motors
- featured on a 1967 BLH Replacement Parts Ad
NS 1617 NS 1617 55-171-4
Baldwin photo - collection of Chuck Brewster

NS 1616
Collection of Lon A.Coone
Raleigh, NC - Nov. 1973
1616

AS416
c/n 76112, b/d 12/1955

- built for Norfolk Southern as #1616
- built with General Electric main generator & traction motors
- to Peabody Coal in 1975
- currently at the North Carolina Transportation Museum

NS 1616 NS 1616
photos by: Thomas E. Sandidge
North Carolina Transportation Museum - May 28, 2016
"I visited the North Carolina Museum of Transportation and took a couple of pictures of NS 1616. As you can see, she is kept in the roundhouse, out of the weather. Lookin’ good, but not operational."

NS 1615 Collection of Lon A.Coone
Raleigh, NC.
Jun. 7, 1963
NS 1615 Collection of Lon A.Coone
Fuquay-Varina, NC.
Jan. 1, 1974
1615

AS416
c/n 76038, b/d 3/1955

- built for Norfolk Southern as #1615

NS 1614 1614

AS416
c/n 76037, b/d 3/1955

- built for Norfolk Southern as #1614
NS 1614
Baldwin photos - collection of Chuck Brewster

NS 1613
Collection of Lon A.Coone
Fuquay-Varina, NC.
Dec. 31, 1973
1613

AS416
c/n 75940, b/d 1/1954

- built for Norfolk Southern as #1613

NS 1612 photo:Collection of Lon A.Coone
Raleigh, NC.
Jul. 4, 1965
NS 1612 Collection of Lon A.Coone
Raleigh, NC.
Mar. 3, 1972
1612

AS416
c/n 75939, b/d 1/1954

- built for Norfolk Southern as #1612

NS 1611
Collection of Lon A.Coone
Raleigh, NC.
Nov. 11, 1971
1611

AS416
c/n 75938, b/d 1/1954

- built for Norfolk Southern as #1611

NS 1610
Collection of Lon A.Coone
Fuquay-Varina, NC.
Jun. 10, 1973
1610

AS416
c/n 75724, b/d 10/1952

- built for Norfolk Southern as #1610

NS 1609
Collection of Lon A.Coone
Raleigh, NC.
Nov. 12, 1972
1609

AS416
c/n 75723, b/d 10/1952

- built for Norfolk Southern as #1609

NS 1608
Collection of Lon A.Coone
Raleigh, NC.
Oct. 4, 1972
1608

AS416
c/n 75722, b/d 9/1952

- built for Norfolk Southern as #1608

NS 1607 Collection of Lon A.Coone
Raleigh, NC.
Apr. 15, 1962
NS 1607 Collection of Lon A.Coone
Raleigh, NC.
Sep. 17, 1970
1607

AS416
c/n 75721, b/d 9/1952

- built for Norfolk Southern as #1607

NS 1606
Collection of Lon A.Coone
Fuquay-Varina, NC.
Dec. 6, 1972
1606

AS416
c/n 75699, b/d 9/1952

- built for Norfolk Southern as #1606

Thanks to Lon Coone for permission to use these Norfolk Southern images from his collection.



data source: [3,4,5] bibliography

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