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Rail Freight Carriers in

West Virginia

West Virginia Central Railroad freight train
A West Virginia Central Railroad freight train, unidentified location in the valley of the Cheat River.
Although primarily a tourist operation, the railroad operates a limited number of freight trains,
both for its own maintenance purposes and transport of materials for third parties.
Locomotive 7094 is an EMD F7A 1500hp Bo-Bo diesel electric, built in the early 1950s
for the Milwaukee Road, subsequently purchased by the Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad.
It is now owned by West Virginia Central and has been repainted in a livery rerflecting its previous owner.

 

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