Thomas/C76.4
Thomas/C76.4






First topo map is a spilt map of 1926(left) and 1921(right) joined at the center of Thomas at the horizontal line. Second topo map is from 2012 and still shows the railroad.

The Thomas Yard tracks had a combined car capacity of 350 cars between the East and West End of Thomas.




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Looking east at the former WM Thomas Yard. The second photo was taken from the Rt. 219 overpass in August 1993. I had been here just a year or two prior to the photo which I took and remember all the tracks were still in place, not sure when they were pulled up. (Ray Wongus Collection of the WMRHS)

Looking west from the Rt. 219 overpass with rusting hoppers cars stored in the Thomas Yard tracks. I took a similar photo in August 1993. (Ray Wongus Collection of the WMRHS)

Down on the WM right-of-way in Thomas. A few of the buildings in Thomas can be seen on the right in this August 1997 photo.

Looking west towards the Rt. 219 bridge and then looking east as the WM comes into downtown Thomas, WV. (September 9, 2009)

Down on the abandoned WM looking west. (September 9, 2009)

Looking west from the abandoned WM right-of-way towards Blackwater Canyon. (September 9, 2009)




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