With a late fall snowstorm having dumped a few inches of the white stuff throughout Virginia and much of North Carolina, track geometry train W003 is running down #2 track while testing for defect... (more)
Buckingham Branch locomotive 14 sits in the Doswell yard on Labor Day weekend. BB 14 was originally built for the Southern Railroad in 1972. The former RF&P signal still stands in the background.
CSX Q03127 (North Bergen, NJ - Jacksonville, FL) with CSXT CW44AH 559 and CW44AC 260 passing HN Tower. Built in 1929, it protected the interlocking of the RF&P and C&O until it was retired in 1958... (more)
At 66 years of age and looking resplendent in a new coat of point, Buckingham Branch GP 16 #8 rests in the bright late Spring sunshine awaiting its next assignment. The unit was built to GP 7 spe... (more)
CSX GP40-2 6142 accelerates a local through Doswell, Virginia heading back to Acca Yard in Richmond. The tower used to protect the crossing of the C&O Piedmont division and the RF&P main line. The... (more)
The East Coast was in the midst of quite the deep freeze, with temperatures not reaching above freezing for nearly 2 weeks. The word was going around that a "Bomb Cyclone" was set to hit... (more)
With a former RF&P signal in the background, Buckingham Branch EMD GP16s #3 and #5 are seen at the yard in Doswell, Virginia.
The prelude to the 1983 NRHS convention in Richmond was the unusual steam double-header consisting of Savannah & Atlanta #750 leading N&W #611. The train is pictured on the RF&P at Doswell, VA
Sitting in the Buckingham Branch yard in Doswell, Virginia is GP16 #8 with high nose GP38-2 #14 and #16.
CSX southbound mixed freight with CSXT SD70MAC #4786 is seen passing Buckingham Branch GP-16 #8 and GP38-2 #16 in Doswell, Virginia.
BB 16 and BB 14 coupled together at Doswell. BB 16 is former NS 5078 nd was originally built as SOU 5078F in 1973. BB 14 is former NS 5026 and was originally built as SOU 5026A in 1972. Both locom... (more)
Leased Winchester & Western #752 leads the Doswell local back into Buckingham Branch's Doswell yard on a cold December morning.
A former Conrail SD60I leads a southbound mixed freight at Doswell, VA on the former RF&P mainline, climbing the grade from the North Anna River crossing just a few miles to the north.
CSX 99 heads west out of a September thunderstorm en route to the Mine's of West Virginia.