You can tell from this photo what the SS Badger was intended to do, haul railcars. Unfortunately, that wasn't the case in August of 1983. She would only load autos and trucks from the dock in Milw... (more)
A bit of a CSX family reunion at Spencer as Atlantic Coast Line and Chesapeake & Ohio (nee Clinchfield) streamliners pose with an ex-Georgia Road GP38-2 now dressed in CSX's newest corporate image... (more)
A former Clinchfield F3A disguised in classy C&O passenger dress leads an NCTM passenger run during their CSX and Atlanta History Museum sponsored "The Texas Returns" event.
Chesapeake & Ohio EMD GP30 No.3035. C&O had 42 GP30 units renumbered 3000-3046.
The C&O Historical Society's 1948 F3Au Chesapeake & Ohio #8016 This locomotive made an appearance at the NCTM's "Streamliners" event and is seen here on display at the Bob Julian Roundho... (more)
Yes, that's a Chessie System locomotive at a CSX repaint facility in the year 2017. C&O No. 8272, formerly known as CSX B30-7 No. 5554 sits at CSX's Huntington Locomotive Shops on Saturday, March ... (more)
Prior for departure for the Lake Shore Railroad Museum, freshly repainted C&O B30-7 8272 sits outside the CSX Huntington Locomotive Shops on a cool March evening.
“Long Gone: CPLs, Cabin Cars, and a Friendly Wave”
With RF&P GP40-2 146 plus three on the head end, Chessie System/C&O extended vision caboose 903318 brings up the markers on CSX R172 (OBSN/”Or... (more)
Chesapeake & Ohio 4-8-4 614 continues its assault of B&O’s Seventeen Mile Grade at Swanton, Maryland. This Chessie Safety Express excursion ran from Cumberland, Maryland to Terra Alta, Wes... (more)
Former Chesapeake & Ohio 4-8-4 614 leads the Chessie Safety Express up B&O’s Seventeen Mile Grade at Bond, West Virginia. There was no better place to be to hear the stack talk.
C&O "Yellow Belly" #490
One of my all time favorite locomotives - this time, a rarely seen view of the fireman's side, thanks to a vacant track to the right left by the Museum's Railroad: Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O)Locomotive: Steam 4-6-4Location: Baltimore, Maryland, USALocomotive #: CO 490Train ID: UnknownPhoto Date: October 02, 2016
A pair of Chessie System GEs are seen outside the fueling rack at the B&O's Barr Yard. Jim Mirabelli photo.
Heading east through Willow Creek Junction on the B&O Garrett subdivision in 1977.
The Hanover Turnaround, with CS/C&O GP35 3574, L&N/SBD GP40 6821, SCL/SBD GP38-2 2516, and CS/B&O GP40 3752, westbound near Lineboro, MD (mp 38.9) on Chessie System's Hanover S.D. (former WM).
Where's the train? The tracks are still in but the C&O no longer serves the carferry in Milwaukee, WI. The lower level now hold autos, not freight cars. There were 3 car ferries that carried RR fr... (more)