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Western Maryland Railway (more..)
Alco RS-2 (more..)
Westvaco Paper Mill (more..)
Luke, Maryland, USA (more..)
September 13, 1975
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WM 183 (more..)
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Carloads are the lifeblood of any freight railroad. The huge Westvaco paper mill at Luke, MD provided both WM and B&O with a sizable revenue stream from inbound raw materials and outbound paper. On Sept. 13, 1975, WM RS-2 No. 183 is dwarfed by the plant as it shoves a cut of empty boxcars into the plant for loading.
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