One of Buckingham Branch’s engines sits the weekend out in front of the small maintenance facility at C&O Flats. The small yard and shop in Staunton is the best place for the Buckingham Branch to ... (more)
Recently painted Engine and Caboose.
An afternoon at Doswell finds a Buckingham Branch "Z" train returning to the yard, passing the old RF&P Tower.
The tower guarded the Diamond of the RF&P and C&O at Doswell, in the foreground is t... (more)
BB 11(GP10) started life as IC 8266(GP10) and then became MSRC 1076(GP10). It went to Paducah for overhaul and rebuild and became JDNX 80(GP10) (J&M Locomotive Inc.) and ended up as BB 11(GP10).
With a fresh coat of paint "The General” is already shut down for the day on the Dillwyn team track outside the depot. This engine was bought from the Defense Logistic Agency back when the Bucking... (more)
Stopping to switch
Buckingham Branch #11 is sitting next to an old Seaboard Box Car as it waits for its next assignment.
This Paducah Rebuild is the newest addition to the BBRR roster.
BB 9 shoves a cut of cars from the middle depot track to the NS interchange.
Z799 with BB 9 about to cross the diamond with NS Washington District.
The yard switcher pulls into a siding to let the power for the eastbound train to Bear Island pass. Then it will continue to move cars about the yard.