The second unit is C&O GP9 #5929. The shot was taken as the new tower was replacing the old one. The new tower was closed Dec. 2001. In 1977 it was the IC (Iowa Division) and AT&SF cross... (more)
Thomas Viaduct spans the Patapsco River Valley
The B&O would soon abandon Grand Central for the CNW Station until Amtrak brought B&O trains to Union Stration. For a shot of the B&O in CNW Station see: http://railfan44.rrpicturearchives.net/sh... (more)
A perfect ABA set.
B&O F7A 4563 and a Geep shove hard on the tail end of an eastbound freight as it heads toward Meyersdale, PA and the Sand Patch grade.
Units for the Capitol Limited. The second unit is 1461 and an E8A also.
B&O 4559 crests the 17 mile grade at Altamont, MD. in September, 1969.
Four first generation GM units lean into the curve on the B&O main at Meyersdale, PA. in September 1969.
Westbound train 99 runningabout 12 hrs late is about to cross Harwood Ave with leased B&O power. The power short Milwaukee has leased power from at least 11 railroads due to 3/4 of their fleet bei... (more)
An B&O GP-30 awaits assingment in the diesel facility at Indianapolis as the sun peaks out only for a moment.
An B&O F-7A awaits assingment in the diesel facility at Indianapolis.
C&O's bread and butter: an eastbound tonnage coal train hammers toward Hinton, Clifton Forge and Tidewater Virginia at Newport News.