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HNWR077

FILES

HNWR077.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

HNWR077

Description

The shop gang of the Portsmouth (Ohio) Shop pose in front of Engine No. 600. In 1901, N&W purchased the Cincinnati, Portsmouth, and Virginia Railroad for $2.5 million. Portsmouth would become a major location in the future operations of N&W.

Creator

unknown

Source

Images of Rail: Norfolk and Western Railway by Nelson Harris

Date

unknown

Contributor

Nelson Harris; Virginia Museum of Transportation

Rights

Please contact the Virginia Room at 540.853.2073 for permission to use.

Format

Digital tiff

Type

Still Image

Identifier

HNWR077

Citation

unknown, “HNWR077,” Virginia Room Digital Collection, accessed July 9, 2020, http://www.virginiaroom.org/digital/document/HNWR077.