RailPictures.Net Photo: WVN 50 West Virginia Northern EMD NW2 at Tunnelton, West Virginia by Extra 127 South
 
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West Virginia Northern (more..)
EMD NW2 (more..)
West Virginia Northern  (more..)
Tunnelton, West Virginia, USA (more..)
May 05, 1978
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WVN 50 (more..)
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The crew of a mine run were all on the ground looking at the results of a practical joke on the engineer. While working the B&O interchange at Tunnelton, one of the trainmen strapped about 10 track torpedoes to the rail, in close succession. I must admit, it was an interesting display when he ran over them. I vividly remember the noise, smoke and resulting brake application.
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