RailPictures.Net Photo: B&O 6240 South Branch Valley Railroad EMD GP9 at Petersburg, West Virginia by Scott Lothes
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» South Branch Valley Railroad (more..)
» EMD GP9 (more..)
» Petersburg (more..)
» Petersburg, West Virginia, USA (more..)
» October 19, 2007
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
» B&O 6240 (more..)
» Unknown
» Scott Lothes (more..)
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The South Branch Valley's Chessie-painted GP9, no. 6240, leads a short Petersburg Turn northward along the railroad's namesake river shortly after departing Petersburg, West Virginia. The water level is low due to drought conditions that persisted from mid-August to mid-October. With only a few small customers in Petersburg, this end of the line only sees one or two trains per week.
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