The Western Maryland Railway in West Virginia
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The Western Maryland Railway in West Virginia the photographs of G.H. Broadwater by Alan R. Clarke

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Published by Quarrier Press in Charleston, WV .
Written in English


  • Broadwater, G. H,
  • Western Maryland Railway Company -- History -- Pictorial works,
  • Railroads -- West Virginia -- History -- Pictorial works

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementAlan R. Clarke.
GenrePictorial works.
ContributionsBroadwater, G. H.
LC ClassificationsTF25.W38 C53 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination176 p. :
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17159333M
ISBN 101891852507
ISBN 109781891852503
LC Control Number2006903971

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Clarke hopes that this book will give readers an appreciation of Broadwater's art as well as the industrial development of the highlands of West Virginia early in the 20th century. "The Western Maryland Railway in West Virginia: The Photographs of G. H. Broadwater" is now available in hardback at pages. Western Maryland Railway, Cumberland, Maryland. 1, likes 11 talking about this. This is a page dedicated to the memory of the Western Maryland Railway.5/5(1). 13 rows  The Western Maryland Railway (reporting mark WM) was an American Class I Locale: Maryland, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. A must for those interested in West Virginia, mountain railroading, and coal and lumber development. This is the second volume by this author. His West Virginia's Coal & Coke Railway - A B&O Predecessor, published by TLC last year, has been a best seller and has gathered great reviews for its completeness, accuracy, insight, and appearance/5(3).

Maryland West Virginia Model Railroad Association. 1, likes 2 talking about this. The MD WV Model Railroaders are dedicated to preserving the history of Western Maryland and B&O Railroads while 5/5. The West Virginia Central has grown immensely over the last twenty years thanks to the efforts of husband and wife team, John and Katy Smith. WVC's latest milestone includes moving its headquarters to the Western Maryland depot in Elkins; here, the WM once maintained a large yard, roundhouse, and other maintenance facilities. Parsons station is a historic railroad depot located at Parsons, Tucker County, West was built by the Western Maryland Railroad in , and is a one-story frame building in the Eastlake Movement / Stick is a simple rectangle measuring 70 feet long and 24 feet wide, with a 12 foot wide, three-sided bay. It features German siding and a batten seam gable on: 1/2 Main St., Parsons, West Virginia. The development of the region was in full swing by the first decades of the 20th century. G. H. Broadwater, a photographer from Thomas, West Virginia, traveled the Western Maryland Railway and the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad in state between and , taking over 2, photos of these budding industries, workers and developing : $

  Later, valuable coalfields were discovered beneath the forests. The development of the region was in full swing by the first decades of the 20th century, when a photographer, G. H. Broadwater of Thomas, West Virginia, traveled the Western Maryland Railway and the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad photographing the new industries and : Alan Clarke. The Western Maryland Railway (WM) served portions of Maryland, Pennsylvania and West primarily a coal and freight line, it had limited passenger was merged into Chessie System in , which later merged with the Seaboard Coast Line Railroad to form CSX Transportation.. For auction is an employee's time book for the year Seller Rating: % positive. Western Maryland Railroad has been providing excursions of all kinds for over 30 years in the heart of Mountain Maryland. Main Train Station. 13 Canal Street. Cumberland, MD Monday-Friday Caboose Restoration Started. Actor Eddie Deezen visits THE POLAR EXPESS Train Ride. Baltimore Street gets a new crossing. Western Maryland Railroad No. 6 is a class C three-truck Shay locomotive that was built by the Lima Locomotive Works in for the Western Maryland Railroad.. This locomotive was shipped to Elkins, WV, in May to work on the railroad's coal mining Chaffee Branch, with a maximum grade in places of 9%.