C&O 7475 B&O 3761 (GP40) B&O 7577 (SD40) B&O 4013 (GP40)         
Lots of power pointed east
Date: 11/29/1986 Location: Grafton, WV   Map Show Grafton on a rail map Views: 1714 Collection Of:   Bill Gawthrop
Locomotives: CO 7475(SD40) BO 3761(GP40) BO 7577(SD40) BO 4013(GP40)    Author:  Bill Gawthrop
C&O 7475 B&O 3761 (GP40) B&O 7577 (SD40) B&O 4013 (GP40)
Picture Categories: This picture is part of album:  Chessie Era - Grafton, WV
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Name Type Comments Date
George Redmond General Good shot, lots of Chessie paint here. 2/29/2008 9:25:32 AM
Aaron OHern General Great shot, all that power shows how important Grafton was 2/29/2008 3:27:24 PM
Daniel Duggan General Great Grafton shot! A couple of notes: the 7577 is C&O, nee 7477. The C&O with the white background number boards is 7425, an SD35 rebuilt by EMD after a wreck shortly following its delivery. Note the raised dust bin, typical of later SD35 units. Also, note the older style center radiator fan on the SD50 at left. Dan Duggan 4/21/2008 1:01:55 PM
Daniel Duggan General I meant to add in the previous note that the 7425 is not 7475, a C&O SD40 of the same vintage as the 7577. The 7475 was renumbered 7575 around 1975. 4/21/2008 1:04:46 PM
Eric Mcclain General I wish Grafton still looked like this...I hardly ever got to sree any Chessie being only 14 now..I wish it was still around but its not. Glad you took this picture! 7/31/2008 12:33:06 AM

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