Before the arrival of the GP15T's these old Geeps held down the assignments on the New Rock Sub. The former Rock Island Employees were well versed on these units for they resembled the Rocks own ... (more)
The Ottawa to Henry turn is approaching the old Big Four line to Zearing IL. This train has L&N switchers and Alcos in tow for Chrome Crankshaft at Silvis IL. The Iowa Railroad will forward thes... (more)
Dinky-doo. C&O #8016 on the South Branch. This picture is not that far from reality. Have a look here.
C&O #490: One of my all time favorite engines - built by ALCO in 1926 as a Pacific, the C&O rebuilt this engine as a streamlined Hudson in 1946 for "Chessie" service, the C&O’s hope for t... (more)
C&O 5744 rests in the bitter cold at the Bison Yard engine terminal. The temperature was at 24 below zero on this morning.
The C&O's eastbound local arrives at Doswell.
The classy cab interior of an EMD GP7.
A C&O brakeman observes the sights from the platform as he lights his pipe on this unusually cold summer night. Lighting provided by the C&O Historical Society.
A conductor watches over the shove as an oncoming light engine approaches. Lighting provided by the C&O Historical Society.
A classy C&O GP7 sits on display in the C&OHS Smith's Creek Yard under clear skies. In the background, progress can be seen on the newest addition to the grounds, a replica C&O depot.
"100 years of railroading" was the theme for WV Rails 2010, which drew quite a bit of attention to the otherwise quiet town of Petersburg.
An empty hopper train has just arrived at Salamanca from Buffalo with a C&O GP-40 in the lead.
Proceeding west after meeting eastbound coal drag