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Cass Mountain Vintage Railroad

One of the Cass Scenic Railroad Shay locomotives pulls into the Cass Railroad station. Equipped with a unique cog drive train, these locomotive were purpose-built to negotiate the step climb through the mountains of West Virginia to loggin sites from which they hauled the timber down to the depot here.

TAGS: Locomotive, Mountains, Scenic, Steam, United States, Vintage, West Virginia

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North Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
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© Alan Kolnik.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2013
Total Views: 58
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 19, 2014, 5:27 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D7000
Focal Length: 42mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f9
ISO: ISO2200
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PHOTO LOCATION Cass, West Virginia, United States of America