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HNWR083

FILES

HNWR083.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

HNWR083

Description

The Pocahontas moves east through Blue Ridge, Virginia pulled by Diesel No. 1014. The engine, though bearing the N&W name, was a diesel originally belonging to the Richmond, Fredericksburg, and Potomac. By the late 1950s, as the N&W was transitioning to diesel, a number of RF&P engines were bring used by N&W for its passenger trains.

Creator

W.E. Warden

Source

Images of Rail: Norfolk and Western Railway by Nelson Harris

Date

September 1959

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

HNWR083

Citation

W.E. Warden, “HNWR083,” Virginia Room Digital Collection, accessed July 2, 2020, http://www.virginiaroom.org/digital/document/HNWR083.