Washington, D.C. 20549


Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person*

(Last) (First) (Middle)


(City) (State) (Zip)
2. Date of Event Requiring Statement (Month/Day/Year)
3. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
4. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X Director 10% Owner
Officer (give title below) Other (specify below)
5. If Amendment, Date of Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
X Form filed by One Reporting Person
Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
1. Title of Security (Instr. 4) 2. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned (Instr. 4) 3. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 4. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Common Stock(1) 12,000 D
Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 2. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date (Month/Day/Year) 3. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security (Instr. 4) 4. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 5. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 5) 6. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 5)
Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Explanation of Responses:
1. The reporting person was elected a Director of Norfolk Southern Corporation effective September 23, 2019.
Denise W. Hutson via P.O.A. for Claude Mongeau 10/03/2019
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Reminder: Report on a separate line for each class of securities beneficially owned directly or indirectly.
* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 5 (b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
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	For Executing SEC Forms 3, 4, 5, and 144
	(and/or other similar reports)

Know all men by these presents, that I, the undersigned, hereby constitute and*
appoint each of the Corporate Secretary and the Assistant Corporate Secretary,*
signing singly, my true and lawful attorney-in-fact to:
(1) execute for and on my behalf SEC Forms 3, 4, 5, and 144 (including both*
amendments thereto and any and all other similar reports, however hereafter*
known, designated or identified) ("Report") in accordance with (a) Section 16*
(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and the rules thereunder and (b) *
Rule 144, concerning securities of Norfolk Southern Corporation;

(2) do and perform any and all acts for and on my behalf which may be necessary*
or desirable to complete any such Report(s) and to effect the timely filing of*
such Report(s) with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and *
with any authority, agency, exchange or other body as may be required, or *
thought advisable, by my attorney-in-fact; and 

(3) take any other action of any type whatsoever in connection with the *
foregoing which, in the opinion of my attorney-in-fact, may be of benefit to,*
in the best interest of, or legally required of, me, it being understood that*
the documents
 executed by my attorney-in-fact on my behalf pursuant to this*
Power of Attorney shall be in such form and shall contain such terms and*
conditions as my attorney-in-fact, in her or his sole discretion, may approve. 

I hereby [1] grant to each and every of my attorneys-in-fact full power and *
authority to do and to perform all and every act and thing whatsoever *
requisite, necessary and proper to be done in the exercise of any of the *
rights and powers herein granted, as fully to all intents and purposes as I *
or any such attorney-in-fact might or could do if personally present, with *
full power of substitution or revocation, and [2] ratify and confirm all that*
 any of my attorneys-in-fact, or her or his substitute(s), lawfully shall do *
or cause to be done by virtue of this Power of Attorney and the rights and *
powers herein granted.  I acknowledge that each and every of the foregoing *
attorneys-in-fact, in serving in such capacity at my request, are not assuming*
 any of my responsibilities to comply with Section 16 of the Securities *
Exchange Act of 1934 or with Rule 144.

Unless earlier revoked by me in a signed writing delivered to an attorney-in-*
fact, as to each such attorney-in-fact, this Power of Attorney shall remain in*
 full force and effect (and shall survive, if necessary, my incapacity and/or*
 death) until I no longer am required to file Report(s) with the Securities *
and Exchange Commission with respect to my reportable beneficial ownership, *
and any other holdings, of and transactions in securities of Norfolk Southern*
Corporation or pursuant to Rule 144.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have executed this Power of Attorney as of this 23rd *
day of September 2019.

Claude Mongeau
Printed/Typed Name