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HNWR114

FILES

HNWR114.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

HNWR114

Description

This image symbolizes the commercial ventures of N&W - a coal train enters the picture as a passenger train, the Powhatan Arrow, leaves. Engine No. 1213 is westbound out of Williamson, West Virginia, to deliver coal to the Great Lakes region. The engine is a Class A with an auxiliary water tank; allowing it to run non-stop between major terminals. The Arrow is on its eastbound route from Cincinnati to Norfolk.

Creator

unknown

Source

Images of Rail: Norfolk and Western Railway by Nelson Harris

Date

1953

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

HNWR114

Citation

unknown, “HNWR114,” Virginia Room Digital Collection, accessed July 8, 2020, http://www.virginiaroom.org/digital/document/HNWR114.