Well into the "blue hour", the night photo session was just getting underway. Here the Wabash 1009 was displayed with flags flying.
The finest collection of classic EMD E and F units assembled in 50 years lined up at the roundhouse at the former Southern Railway shops in Spencer, NC. From closest to farthest: Wabash E8A 1009, ... (more)
Wabash E8 1009 has been right at home for 3 years at the Virginia Museum of Transportation following an outstanding restoration prior to it's ride to the grounds. I am told that this was also EMD'... (more)
Wabash E8A 1009 and F7A 1189 with B&O 722 during the Spencer Streamliner event
E and F units of various schemes wait patiently, their backs to the stage, for the barrage of railfan photographers the following day. Pictured from left to right are Wabash E8 1009, DL&W-painted ... (more)
VMT's newly restored Wabash E8.
When the Wabash became part of the N&W in 1964, it was only logical that the home road send this notable unit--the 10,000th constructed by EMD--to the transportation museum in its headquarters cit... (more)
A forgotten piece of Heritage sits along with a former RF&P E8A....
Wabash E8 #1009 has been in Roanoke for quite awhile. I also am led to believe that this was EMD's 10,000th production unit. Here it is, in Roanoke, 25 years ago.Note: We didn't find out... (more)
taken at the VMT back in 1983, Good lookin' huh?
and thanks for all the Great comments People.