RailPictures.Net Photo: Norfolk Southern None at Whitewood, Virginia by B.A.Harrison
 
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Norfolk Southern (more..)
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Dismal Branch (more..)
Whitewood, Virginia, USA (more..)
February 08, 2010
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B.A.Harrison (more..)
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Not having seen action in a decade and with rail made in 1923, a switch stands sentinel on the abandoned and remote Dismal Branch below Jewell Ridge. The switch controlled what once was the Seng Creek spur to the right leading up to a long abandoned prep plant. This is the heart of what was once a booming coal region in Buchanan County.
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