At 66 years of age and looking resplendent in a new coat of point, Buckingham Branch GP 16 #8 rests in the bright late Spring sunshine awaiting its next assignment. The unit was built to GP 7 spe... (more)
Sitting in the Buckingham Branch yard in Doswell, Virginia is GP16 #8 with high nose GP38-2 #14 and #16.
Buckingham Branch GP16 #8 and #3 are seen paired together at the yard in Doswell, Virginia
Buckingham Branch GP16 #8 is seen sitting in the Buckingham Branch yard in Doswell, Virginia.
On January 20th, 2015, Buckingham Branch GP16 number 8 brings a single car across the diamond at the CSX crossing. As it does, it passes the old Richmond Fredericksburg & Potomac tower that prote... (more)
Buckingham Branch Locomotives 8 and 3 rest during evenings sunset on the Buckingham Branch yard in Doswell Virginia, waiting for their next job assignment.
BB 8 is tied down in the yard and the Squashapenny Junction Antiques store is closed on Christmas Day.
Three Buckingham Branch GP16 diesel-electric locomotives are seen tied down at Doswell yard on Christmas Day. All three units were originally built as EMD GP7 road switchers for the Atlantic Coas... (more)
Always a pleasure to see an old friend in the form of a GP16....
Buckingham Branch GP16 number 8 idles in the cool winter air at 14:26 while awaiting it's next assignment in Doswell Va.
There is much activity around the yard this afternoon as BB #8 jockeys freight cars.
There is lots of movement around the Buckingham Branch yard in Doswell.
Buckingham Branch Locomotive #8 is bringing back a load of empty box cars from the Beer plant down in Richmond.
BB 8 shoves two emtpy hopper cars back to the Charlotteville, VA, yard having just worked the University of Virginia power plant.
An afternoon at Doswell finds a Buckingham Branch "Z" train returning to the yard, passing the old RF&P Tower.
The tower guarded the Diamond of the RF&P and C&O at Doswell, in the foreground is t... (more)