While wearing Chessie System paint and lettered for the C&O, her number 6299 is a recent renumbering by CSX.
Here she heads west on CSX towards JO Tower on a cold February day.
C&O 2-8-4 # 2732 sits stuffed and mounted in Richmond Va
Trackside view of the remaining hardware on the 1922 Farbanks Morse C&O coaling tower in Thurmond.
From my slide collection by JOHN NIXON.
A frozen switch stopped the train allowing the photographer to catch up while driving on snow covered roads. Once the switch was cleared, 614 made quite a show getting the train of 88 empty hopper... (more)
614 storms through Hurricane WVA on the C&O mainline.
Break time at Clifton Forge yard. Crewmen warm themselves around a pot bellied stove during a pause from their switching chores. The engineer takes opportunity to clean the cab window of his engin... (more)
C&O 8016 has her 567 singing as she accelerates a passenger extra across the curved trestle on ex-B&O rails.
A portrait of 1950's EMD's finest diesel power. 8016 poses during a pause in the photo runbys.
Two C&O SD40s and a SBD SD40-2 await their next helper assignment at Hyndman, PA on Oct. 16, 1987.
Potomac Eagle/South Branch Valley Railroad, along with RP.net's Chase Gunnoe, offered a day-long photo excursion and it was well attended! Wonderful trip if you have the time to take it.
CO 8016 PAN
CO Passenger special lead by 8016 crosses the Sycamore bridge. Night time lighting set up provided by Chase Gunnoe and crew.