Crazy fast, just insane! How dare a local passenger run go this fast up a local branch line? And on a trestle! Isn't this against some rule?
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Experience the 1950's along the South Branch Valley Railroad! Seen here is the B&O 722 making his way across the trestle in Ridgedale, WV on the South Branch Valley Railroad. Thanks ... (more)
Potomac Eagle/South Branch Valley Railroad hosted an amazing photo excursion with RP.net's Chase Gunnoe guiding the runby & photo locations.
A portrait of 1950's EMD's finest diesel power. 8016 poses during a pause in the photo runbys.
The B&O lives! Winter runoff still passes by under a freight heading south to Romney, puled by an engine in the attractive B&O scheme, as the world waits for spring to arrive.
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Potomac Eagle/South Branch Valley Railroad along with RP.net's Chase Gunnoe gave us a real show!
A Southbound local crosses over the South Branch of the Potomac at Twin Bridges. This structure replaced the original bridge lost in the flood of 1985. A Potomac Eagle / South Branch Valley / Ch... (more)
Farmers load up as the local passenger train rolls by, having borrowed a colorful express engine because the regular unit was in the shop.
For all my images from the charter, go Railroad: Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O)Locomotive: EMD F7(A)Location: Ridgedale, West Virginia, USALocomotive #: CO 8016Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: March 23, 2013
As the sun prepares to rear its head over the ridges, a Potomac Eagle conductor takes a brief rest in the humid, steamy river bottom as he watches over his train's movement, waiting to see what us... (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.
This stunning EMD of 1952 vintage rolls south over a farm road. A Lerro Productions Charter.
Evening falls over the South Branch Valley as a southbound rolls alongside a winding farm road. A Lerro Productions Charter.
The tranquil South Branch Valley on a summer morning. A Lerro Productions Charter.
A C&O F is about to roll over the South Branch of the Potomac on her way north. A Lerro Productions Charter.
As fog rolls off the river valley a B&O local heads south to Petersburg at sunrise. A Lerro Productions Charter.