RailPictures.Net Photo: NW 2129 Norfolk & Western Steam 2-8-8-2 at Blue Ridge, Virginia by Bob Krone
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Norfolk & Western (more..)
Steam 2-8-8-2 (more..)
Blue Ridge, Virginia, USA (more..)
August 13, 1958
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NW 2129 (more..)
Bob Krone (more..)
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An eastbound coal drag behind Y6 2129 and class A 1216 pull upgrade near the summit of the Blue Ridge grade. I met several other railfans on this trip and one of them must have been Jerry Carson as his movies of this exact train and scene are on Green Frog's " Steam In The 50's ".
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