by Russell (Andrew J.)
6.5 in. x 8.5 in.
portable steam engine; sawhorse
|Locations & Lines:||
Alexandria VA; Orange & Alexandria Railroad (O&A); Potomac River; Virginia
US Military Railroads (USMRR); US Army
|Structures & Establishments:||
USMRR Wharf (Alexandria VA)
barge; rowboat; schooner; USMRR locomotive Epping
Boston Athenaeum; Huntington Library; J. Paul Getty Museum; Library of Congress
File Details: AABIm, 600 DPI, TIFF, Original Photograph, 15.9 Mb
Image ID: AABI
USMRR locomotive Epping on the railroad wharf, Alexandria, VA.
Haupt, United States Military Railway Department. Construction And Transportation. No. 34. Wharf at Alexandria, Va., used by U. S. Military Railroad Department. On the right are seen two barges with trucks, forming one of the floats used for the transportation of cars and engines. At the end are three bridges to facilitate the loading and unloading of cars. On the float is a small hoisting and pumping engine, several of which are used to supply water stations.