N&W Station - Norfolk

NW Mailing List nw-mailing-list at nwhs.org
Thu Nov 23 11:18:14 EST 2006

Cal, Of course I have pictures :) Send me your email
address and I will send them to you. Contact me off list at
eph52 at verizon.net. Anyone else interested in the equipment
in Portsmouth may do the same :)

Jerry, Portsmouth, VA

---- Original message ----

>Date: Wed, 22 Nov 2006 12:21:14 -0500

>From: NW Mailing List <nw-mailing-list at nwhs.org>

>Subject: Re: N&W Station - Norfolk

>To: "NW Mailing List" <nw-mailing-list at nwhs.org>


>Jerry can you get and publish pictures of the Norfolk cars

on display? Cal


>----- Original Message -----

>From: "NW Mailing List" <nw-mailing-list at nwhs.org>

>To: "NW Mailing List" <nw-mailing-list at nwhs.org>

>Sent: Wednesday, November 22, 2006 11:13 AM

>Subject: Re: N&W Station - Norfolk



>> The "replacement" station at Lamberts Point is on railroad

>> property and is mostly unaccessible. The NS special


>> work out of that building and they are not friendly toward

>> sightseers. They have an ongoing program of ticketing

>> trespassers.


>> But - you can still see the Lamberts Point station and


>> of the yard activity from the park located off of Hampton

>> Blvd. Drive down Hampton Blvd. (in Norfolk!) and look for

>> the traffic light on the South side of the railroad

>> underpass (closest to the Midtown tunnel). Turn West at


>> light, park at the park and walk toward the soccer field.

>> There is parking closer to the field, but you are on your

>> own to find it. It is at the end of Amistead Bridge road.


>> While you are here, visit the N&W equipment display in

>> Portsmouth. From I 264 (downtown tunnel) follow the signs

>> for Crawford Parkway. There is caboose 518666, two mail

>> storage cars, and a diner.


>> Happy railfanning.

>> Jerry Kay, Portsmouth, VA



>> ________________________________________

>> NW-Mailing-List at nwhs.org

>> To change your subscription go to

>> http://list.nwhs.org/mailman/options/nw-mailing-list




>> --

>> No virus found in this incoming message.

>> Checked by AVG Free Edition.

>> Version: 7.1.409 / Virus Database: 268.14.13/546 -

Release Date:

>> 11/22/2006







>No virus found in this outgoing message.

>Checked by AVG Free Edition.

>Version: 7.1.409 / Virus Database: 268.14.13/546 - Release

Date: 11/22/2006



>NW-Mailing-List at nwhs.org

>To change your subscription go to


More information about the NW-Mailing-List mailing list