The C&O's eastbound local arrives at Doswell.
A SCL switcher smokes up the Fall sky as it performs its switching duties at the north end of Collier Yard.
CSXT diesels wait to couple to their train of empty coal hoppers after they have been unloaded at Toledo Docks.
Assisted by Southern Railway F units, former Savannah and Atlanta 4-6-2 No. 750 pulls a Richmond to Keysville excursion train by the old church at the Chula crossing. In the steam era, a water tan... (more)
For a period during 1985, Amtrak trains 89 (the Palmetto) and 889 (the Carolinian) operated over the RF&P as a single train and were separated at Richmond for southbound operation to destination. ... (more)
The southbound Silver Palm rounds the curve at BX Tower with an assortment of motive power and equipment.
Southern Railway's 2-8-2 No. 4501 pulls the grade west of Burkeville with a Richmond to Keysville excursion train.
Assisted by CSXT power, RF&P GP-40 No. 121 moves a heavy Train No. 401 through the town of Ashland. RF&P GP-40's were equipped with dual control stands and could be operated with either the long h... (more)
Rendered expendable by the shutdown of Potomac Yard, the switchers and slugs formerly used at PY are stored out of service at the RF&P's Bryan Park Terminal in Richmond.
The eastbound Sunset Limited makes a station stop at Pensacola.
What an excursion - doublehead steam down the main line of the RF&P Railroad. Southern Railway 4-6-2 No. 750 and N&W 4-8-4 No. 611 take the southbound train through Rutherglen enroute to Richmond.
The handsome former C&O 2-8-4 No. 2716 prepares to runaround its excursion train at Charlottesville and then recouple for the return trip to Alexandria.
Union Pacific power joins that of the Norfolk and Western to move train 78 at Seacoast.
With its gold stencil and medallion fading, SD45 No. 1810 still wears the blue paint from the period of the N&W and Wabash merger.
These little machines are Field Pushers and Pig Pushers. Operated by longshoremen, they move on a narrow gauge track adjacent to the rail yard tracks. These machines are used to move loaded coal c... (more)