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0188: Ralph W. Brafford Collection
Marshall University Archives and Special Collections
First B&O RR diesel engine into Huntington, W.Va., pulling Ringling Bros. Circus train, 1951, b&w. This diesel engine was a Class FB-2, built by Baldwin Locomotive Works. It was called the "shark nose." back reads: circus train B&O Huntington 1951, original photos by Charles D. Lemley. Stamp of R. W. Brafford on back Published in"B&O Power" by Lawrence W. Sagle, p.323
Subject Terms: Baltimore and Ohio Railway Co. Huntington, W. Va. Ringling Brothers Circus Baldwin Locomotive Works Railroad cars Railroads Railroad locomotives
Lemley, Charles D., "1st B&O RR diesel engine into Huntington, 1951" (1951). 0188: Ralph W. Brafford Collection, 1918-1963. 11.