RailPictures.Net Photo: RFP 1008 Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac EMD E8(A) at Richmond, Virginia by William E. Griffin, Jr.
 
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Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac (more..)
EMD E8(A) (more..)
Dumbarton Overpass  (more..)
Richmond, Virginia, USA (more..)
July 14, 1969
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RFP 1008 (more..)
RFP 276 (more..)
William E. Griffin, Jr. (more..)
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On a hazy summer morning, RF&P Train No. 276 gets underway from Acca Yard for its run to Potomac Yard. When their days in passenger service had ended, the RF&P used its E8 diesels in freight service. Here an E8 leads two GP7's and a GP40 on the northbound freight.
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1950s and 1960s virginia

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just as the 1970s were a good era in virginia railroading, the 1950s and 1960s were just as colorful as the 1970s were. this a tribute to the days of simple railroading and why it served as a basis of what it is today.
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