RailPictures.Net Photo: WW 575 Winchester & Western EMD GP9 at Gore, Virginia by Jon Wright
 
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Gore, Virginia, USA (more..)
October, 2014
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"BACK CREEK CROSSING"
On original W&W trackage, power pushes about 30 empties west from Gore to the sand mine under peak fall foliage color. The Winchester & Western tracks originally ran another 20 some miles to Wardensville, VA but was cut at the sand mine in 1944 after traffic and timber resources declined.
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