RailPictures.Net Photo: B&O 3719 Baltimore & Ohio (B&O) EMD GP40 at Terra Alta, West Virginia by Extra 127 South
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Baltimore & Ohio (B&O) (more..)
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B&O Mountain Subdivision, Cranberry Grade (more..)
Terra Alta, West Virginia, USA (more..)
October 24, 1977
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B&O 3719 (more..)
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An eastbound B&O coal drag grinds up Cranberry Grade west of Terra Alta, WV on October 21, 1977. As seemed to frequently be the case back then, a second generation unit is leading a mixed bag of first generation units. B&O's fleet of F units had been gone for several years when this was taken. With the takeover of WM, B&O had some new F unit fodder. Assigned to Cumberland, they were regulars between Grafton and Baltimore. Simply put, they were being run to death and any serious failure resulted in their retirement.
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