Former B&O GP9 No. 6604 had trailed the train down from Petersburg. Upon arriving at Green Spring the crew split up with half shoving the train to the CSX interchange with No. 6604. If one takes... (more)
Former B&O GP9 No. 6604 rests between runs at Petersburg, WV on Oct. 21, 2012.
A southbound SBVR freight train is switching the feed mill at Moorefield, WV on Oct. 23, 2012.
North of Romney Station, a southbound B&O passenger extra passes a steep rock outcrop and vintage stone wall, on its late evening trip through the scenic, and narrow Potomac River Valley. The road... (more)
South of Sycamore Bridge, the Potomac Valley afternoon excursion returns north, pulled by C&O F7(A), No. 8016, while B&O F7(A), No. 722 assists on the rear. The train will shove north through the ... (more)
As fall colors along the scenic Potomac River valley approach their peak as a result of extremely cool nights and mild afternoons, passengers on the sold out afternoon run of the Potomac Eagle enj... (more)
As a full moon rises over the horizon in the background, B&O F7(A), No. 722 idles on the Sycamore Bridge on a passenger deadhead from Moorefield to Romney. For more information on a Spring 2013 ph... (more)
Deep in the trough, along the banks of the South Branch
of the Potomac River, the subtle drone of an idling B&O F7(A) echos off of the narrow mountain valley, in a scene painted by moonlight and... (more)
Tied down at Romney, EMD F7(A), C&O No. 8016 awaits her next excursion on the Potomac Eagle, along the South Branch Valley Railroad from Petersburg to Green Spring.
After departing Romney at 11am and operating west to Moorefield, the afternoon dinner train returns east, through "The Trough" pulled by C&O F7(A), No. 8016. It's a dreary day in Northeastern West... (more)
A northbound freight train was passing over a country road near Springfield, WV on Oct. 20, 1980 with MRS-1 No. 28.
A northbound SBVR freight train was nearing Green Spring, WV on Oct. 20, 1980 with MRS-1 No. 28.
In the evening sun, three South Branch Valley locomotives set tied down in the community of Green Spring. The South Branch Valley Railroad is one of the most colorful shortline operations in West ... (more)
The sun has just cleared the mountains of northeastern West Virginia as a B&O F7 leads a short local over one of many bridges on the line to Petersburg.
A short B&O freight rolls along the Potomac River deep in the "trough". No roads. No houses. No cell service. Just the railroad and nature. A Lerro Productions photo charter.