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Thurmond, West Virginia (WV) - Photo Collection #2
More photos and pictures from the historic New River Gorge community of Thurmond, West Virginia (WV).  For more information on the city and the region, see our Guide to the New River Region
 
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Thurmond, West Virginia (WV)
The yards and shops of the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway at Thurmond employed hundreds of workers during the era - circa early-1900's.

Thurmond, West Virginia (WV) from South Side
Thurmond as viewed from along the C&O Railway's South Side Branch - early 1900's.

Thurmond, West Virginia (WV) from across New River
Close-up of Thurmond's business section from previous picture.

camp cars near Thurmond, West Virginia (WV)
For decades a long series of camp cars stretched along the C&O's tracks at Ballahack, often (incorrectly)  spelled "Ballyhack", near Southside Junction - early 1980's.
coal train in Thurmond, West Virginia (WV)
Great quantities of coal still moved through Thurmond on the C&O through the mid-1970's - photo circa early-1970's.
Depot at Thurmond, West Virginia (WV)
A crowd gathers at Thurmond Depot in anticipation of the next passenger train - Nov.10, 1907.
Depot at Thurmond, West Virginia (WV)
Scores of people greet one of the many daily passenger trains in and out of Thurmond - Jan.10, 1909.

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