Just minutes before sundown on a May day, the James Strates carnival train crosses the Thomas Viaduct at Relay, Maryland.
A single-unit Baltimore & Ohio train rolls west under the signal bridge at Lansdowne, Maryland.
The Baltimore & Ohio has put an EMD switcher on the main line as SW900 9407 brings a local under the signal bridge at Lansdowne, Maryland.
A Baltimore & Ohio GP40-2 and a Chesapeake & Ohio B30-7 bring a train of empties through Danville, West Virginia. The S4 on the left belongs to the Southern Appalachian Coal Company (Julian Mines)... (more)
There are few freight cars that are more distinctive than the B&O’s “wagontop” box cars. Conceived out of the necessity to replace older double-sheathed boxcars with steel ones, the class M15K wag... (more)
A pair of Chessie System Geeps, with B&O 4336 on the point, leads coal mtys out of Curtis Bay west on the Old Main Line at St. Denis, on April 19, 1986.
Chessie System acquired a number of new GP15s in the early 1980s, and assigned several of them to a captive pool operating on the ex-Rock Island line west of Joliet. Once they arrived, the Henry ... (more)
PRR E-44's and B&O F-units await assignments at RF&P's "Pot Yard". This was the major freight yard in the Washington D.C. area.
Some autumn color is still evident as an unidentified westbound manifest approaches–at reduced speed–the boardwalk at the BTSC (Baltimore Terminal Service Center) in Halethorpe. B&O GP40 4049 lead... (more)
Having just crossed the Potomac River, the power on these westbound coal mtys is passing Harpers Ferry Station, while the bulk of the train is still in Maryland.Locomotives:Chessie System/... (more)
“Clear Signal: Hammerjacks”The B&O’s Chesapeake (Brunswick to Philadelphia) is eastbound, passing Hammerjacks just before reaching HB Tower in Baltimore at 18:56 on August 17, 1... (more)
B&O 6913 and C&O 3569 are seen wying a Chessie System passenger special in Michigan. The train would return west to Barr Yard in Riverdale, IL. Tom Golden photo.
Our dedication was rewarded on this day. A Chessie run-through led by a B&O F7 passes Bound Brook station in a torrential downpour. R.T. Steinbrenner Photo
Conductor Cichanowicz aims his camera at the Ford train/Roaring 90's combo with B&O power passing through Brookfield,WI.......Thanls LTEX for the correction on the locomotives engine number..... T... (more)
“On The Fly”Diesel exhaust fills the air as a three-unit helper set, led by CS/B&O SD40-2 7613, cuts off “on the fly” at the east portal of Mt. Airy Tunnel after assisting an eastbound ... (more)