Pacifics #210 and #212, former passenger power, sit idle in the dead line waiting for the executioner. During this era, the Virginian was on a diesel-buying binge and by 1957 all steam operations... (more)
A pair of heavy switchers under steam wait at the dock. Engine #241 sits behind #252.
boxcab #110 sits at the VGN terminal waiting for work.
Heavy switcher #244 grabs some nice backlight on a hazy August day enroute to it's assignment amongst the blooming Virginia thistle.