Chesapeake and Ohio EMD GP7 #5828 on display at the C&O Railway Heritage Center at Smiths Creek Yard in Clifton Forge, VA. C&O #5828 was built in 1952 by General Motors Electro-Motive Divison.
This old gal will soon get a pretty new coat just in time for Spring. Repainting in progress at the C&O Railway Heritage Ctr.
A cab shot of C&O 5828 a EMD GP7 on display at the C&O railway heritage center.
In preparation for a night photo shoot of C&O 614, a local and his tractor assist with the moving of C&O 5828, another museum piece in the Smiths Creek Yard.
The last word in C&O Steam, and the first word in C&O road power rest by the built to C&O standard JD cabin at the C&O Heritage Center, located in the former Smith Creek Yard. A 45 second exposur... (more)
After performing a brake test, C&O 5828 is ready to depart the Smiths Creek Yard to the east with a mixed freight in tow.
The classy cab interior of an EMD GP7.
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.