RailPictures.Net Photo: NKP 765 Nickel Plate Road Steam 2-8-4 at Handley, West Virginia by Doug Lilly
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Nickel Plate Road (more..)
Steam 2-8-4 (more..)
Handley, West Virginia, USA (more..)
October 12, 1986
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NKP 765 (more..)
New River Train (more..)
Doug Lilly (more..)
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Only the train has changed (almost) Take away the modern station sign and the wooden pole for communications equipment, and this scene has all of the exterior trappings of a classic train order office. The cantilever signal, semaphore train order board, train order hoops with gooseneck lamp for nighttime illumination, and the substitution of a C&O Kanawha for a Nickel Plate Berkshire make a scene that was an everyday occurrence forty years prior. Alas, the Berkshire was dressed as a Kanawha on a later edition of the New River Train a few years later, but Handley was no longer a train order station by that time.
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