WW 2182 heads north into Maryland on a Sunday morning run from Gore, Virginia, to Hagerstown, Maryland.
Between the Potomac River and Vardo Yard, the WW passes through farmland and rural neighborhoods. This crossing south of Interstate 81 still carries the former CVRR milepost designations as this t... (more)
The WW passes through a rural area just outside Williamsport. Half a mile ahead, it will cross the Potomac River into West Virginia.
Winchester and Western Local returns towards West Virginia after exchanging cars at Vardo Yard Hagerstown.
Williamsport, MD 4/1/2010 - The northbound Winchester & Western turn out of Corning, WV is crossing the Potomac River near Williamsport on its way to Hagerstown, MD with loads of sand and other co... (more)
A Western Maryland eastbound slows for a stop at Williamsport to allow a pusher set to cut in ahead of the caboose.
Star of the show! All of this day's pushers on Williamsport Hill are different: "hammerhead" RS-3. RS-3, F7(A), FA-2, GP7. But operating Alco FA units are especially scarce by 1972, and Williamspo... (more)
Mix or match. Actually, all of this day's pushers on Williamsport Hill are different: "hammerhead" RS-3. RS-3, F7(A), FA-2, GP7.
The Winchester & Western train to Hagerstown crosses over the Potomac River near Williamsport, MD. After interchanging cars with NS in Vardo Yard it will return south over the same bridge about tw... (more)
Waiting for pushers for Williamsport Hill
Running south past the Growers Feed Mill.
A pair of MARC F units are away from their normal stomping grounds, leading a passenger special to Cumberland via the former Western Maryland.
An interesting contrast of vehicles!
A WW local passes the point where WW ownership of the line begins. Notice the NS owned portion is freshly ballasted and the WW-owned segment barely has any ballast.
In sweet sunlight, a pair of AC4400's returns with a slugset it picked up to tackle the grade at Williamsport Hill.