RailPictures.Net Photo: BO 1459 Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O) EMD E8(A) at Copeland, Virginia by Extra 127 South
 
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Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O) (more..)
EMD E8(A) (more..)
C&O Mountain Subdivision (more..)
Copeland, Virginia, USA (more..)
April 14, 1973
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BO 1459 (more..)
Amtrak No. 50 (more..)
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Amtrak Train No. 50, the "George Washington," was climbing upgrade through Copeland, VA April 14, 1973. On this day at least, Amtrak could not be accused of under-powering the train. The two B&O E8As and the B&O GP9 should have been adequate to get the four car train over the road.
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1970s virginia

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i was born in virginia in 1972. when i think of railroads that shaped the commonwealth. i think of railroads like, SCL, N&W and southern. this is a tribute to those wonderful days gone by and for those who remember it well.
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