Short-lived Southern 2-8-4 2716 crosses over the Rivanna River north of Charlottesville, Virginia. The ex-C&O Alco is on the return leg of an Alexandria – Charlottesville round trip.
After being turned on the C&O turntable in Charlottesville, Virginia, former C&O 2-8-4 2716 crosses over its own rails on the Southern railway main line. This handsome Berkshire is currently in th... (more)
It’s a typically hot, hazy July day in Charlottesville, Virginia. Chesapeake & Ohio GP9 6258 had just shoved Texas & Pacific 2-10-4 610 from the C&O turntable back to the Southern passenger statio... (more)
Southbound train 35Q at CP Charlottesville.
NS 9750 continues its journey after passing under the signals in Charlottesville during the golden hour.
Ukrainian Railways GE TE33AC being transported from Erie, PA to Norfolk, VA.
This odd coupling of a GE B30-7 and 2-8-4 No. 2716 has begun to draw a crowd as adjustments are being made to the big Berkshire. The occasion was a DC Chapter NRHS round trip from Alexandria to C... (more)
Charlottesville, in the news lately for reasons other than railroading, is recalled in this 1978 photo of a Superpower steam visitor from Texas. I just happened upon the scene after leaving Monti... (more)
Chesapeake & Ohio C30-7’s meet at Charlottesville, Virginia, as a local crew gives a roll-by to a train of westbound empties. Seeing two GE’s together was a treat on the C&O but the units did not ... (more)
CSX 588 West passing the First Baptist Church.
NS 8102 Pennsylvania Railroad heritage locomotive leads train 228 at Concord Avenue.
A Chesapeake & Ohio sits among Chessie stablemates on the turntable tracks in Charlottesville, Virginia.
Amtrak Crescent train 20 arriving at Charlottesville.
NS D9-44CW 8943 leads train 12R across the diamond at Charlottesville.
CSX 5472 West passing by the First Baptist Church.