Empty CSX grain train V737 traversing the Buckingham Branch "Piedmont Subdivision" in Mineral, Virginia.
Visiting family back home in Virginia always gives me the chance to visit locomotives I've been following my entire life, even in Florida. #3 happens to be one of them.
Eastbound Amtrak No. 98, the Newport News section of the "George Washington," blasted through Mineral, VA in Sept., 1973 with B&O GP7 No. 6697 and one coach. Once Amtrak took over passenger opera... (more)