La Plata Photos
Photos from La Plata, MD and surrounding area.
Updated 6/15
ENG-101 with C40-8W #6229 pulls south through Bel Alton, MD on a clear summer day in 1996. Photo by Dave Goldsmith

CSXT SD80MAC #812 leads B704 southward as it prepares to cross Rosewick Road.  The loaded coal train is currently crossing an access road into a quarry.

Norfolk Southern Dash 9-40CW #9380 pulls a southbound loaded coal drag just north of La Plata, MD at Rosewick RD. Photo by Dave Goldsmith

Conrail C40-8W #6109 sits at the Newtown Rd. crossing in some fresh snow on a frigid Janaury day.  Photo by Dave Goldsmith

CSXT C40-8W #7340 pulls B704 south past the La Plata Station on a sunny January day.

CSXT SD80MAC #812 pulls south through Bel Alton with B704's 80 loaded coal hoppers.

CSXT C40-8W #7340 pulls south across the Bel Alton-Newtown Road crossing in Bel Alton, MD.

CSXT SD80MAC #0804 pulls B704 northward through La Plata with 5 of its sisters.

CSXT SD80MAC #812 pulls south through downtown La Plata with a B704 loaded coal train.

Southbound CSX B700 oil train with engine CSXT C40-8W #7390 and 13 cars is going by La Plata on an overcast morning.  This train originated at Chalk Point and is returning to Morgantown.  Photo by John Valenta

MARC GP40H-2 #70 leads a southbound excursion to celebrate the founding of the town of La Plata.  Photo by Michael Phelan
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