BO E6A #61 - Baltimore & Ohio  Contributor's Pick!       
Nice original action shot by an unknown railfan of the 1940 EMD built E6A unit #61 for the Baltimore & Ohio. According to the partial comments on the back, this loco was heading up the westbound "Royal Blue" train #27. It appears that the photographer mentions it passing the PA tower at Meade Juncition, Maryland but I can't seem to find that locaiton. Can anyone that is familiar with the area help me locate this spot?
Date: 8/29/1953 Location: Unknown, MD Views: 1193 Collection Of:   Gary Everhart
Locomotives: BO 61(E6A)    Author:  Gary Everhart
BO E6A #61 - Baltimore & Ohio
Picture Categories: Roster,Passenger,Track,Action This picture is part of album:  B&O E6A #61
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Name Type Comments Date
Jim Ford General PA was at Fort Meade Junction, on the Washington Branch between Jessup and Laurel, Maryland. 2/13/2017 10:43:46 AM
Robert Farkas General Old gold! 2/15/2017 8:39:23 PM
Steve Okonski General photo probably taken from Wash Br / Cap Sub mp 18's PA Tower, the white building is the former Howard's Hotel, with Henkel's Restaurant hidden behind it 7/12/2022 4:44:36 PM
Liam Hanke General Fort Meade Junction is known as Annapolis Junction now. It was where the A&ER connected to the Washington Branch. It's now owned by Vulcan Materials. 10/7/2023 2:03:56 PM

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