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Jack Toomey's Collection
 
10/17/2017
 
 
 
 
 
By:Jack Toomey
Dates:1/1/1966 - 6/8/2008
Album Info:Photos of wrecks, accidents, floods, on the B&O, Chessie, CSX
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A B&O wreck from the mid 1960's.  I didn't record the date.
Title:  A B&O wreck from the mid 1960's. I didn't record the date.
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Photo Date:  4/1/1966  Upload Date: 4/18/2006 5:45:27 PM
Location:  Rockville, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
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Views:  769   Comments: 0
The flood of 1985 covered the eastbound tracks and entered the tunnel causing the railroad to shut down for days
Title:  The flood of 1985 covered the eastbound tracks and entered the tunnel causing the railroad to shut down for days
Description: 
Photo Date:  11/5/1985  Upload Date: 6/17/2006 7:28:52 AM
Location:  Point of Rocks, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Tunnel,Track
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Views:  1494   Comments: 0
Seventeen car derailment which also demolished a house
Title:  Seventeen car derailment which also demolished a house
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/3/1986  Upload Date: 5/29/2006 4:32:41 PM
Location:  Boyds, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
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Views:  1516   Comments: 0
Big mess
Title:  Big mess
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/3/1986  Upload Date: 5/29/2006 4:33:37 PM
Location:  Boyds, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
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Views:  629   Comments: 1
Cleanup continues at the 1986 wreck
Title:  Cleanup continues at the 1986 wreck
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/3/1986  Upload Date: 6/16/2006 7:57:17 AM
Location:  Boyds, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
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Views:  577   Comments: 0
Coal train wreck
Title:  Coal train wreck
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/5/1987  Upload Date: 4/24/2006 5:46:54 PM
Location:  Weverton, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
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Views:  1148   Comments: 0
Coal train wreck
Title:  Coal train wreck
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/5/1987  Upload Date: 4/24/2006 5:47:29 PM
Location:  Weverton, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
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Views:  1466   Comments: 1
Coal train wreck that tied up the mainline for days.
Title:  Coal train wreck that tied up the mainline for days.
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/5/1987  Upload Date: 5/3/2006 4:47:48 PM
Location:  Weverton, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
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Views:  1652   Comments: 0
Coal train wreck
Title:  Coal train wreck
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/5/1987  Upload Date: 5/3/2006 5:02:23 PM
Location:  Weverton, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
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Views:  415   Comments: 0
In this accident the car carriers entered the Washington Metro right of way and disrupted service for a few days.  That is the Takoma Metro station in the background
Title:  In this accident the car carriers entered the Washington Metro right of way and disrupted service for a few days. That is the Takoma Metro station in the background
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/6/1987  Upload Date: 5/3/2006 4:37:54 PM
Location:  Takoma Park, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
Locomotives:  SBD 6234(GP38)
Views:  1069   Comments: 1
Wreck of the Captiol Limited and MARC train on 2/16/1996.  Three crewman on the MARC train and eight passengers in the front car of the MARC died. (as a result of a question - this photo was taken from the Talbot Ave. bridge)
Title:  Wreck of the Captiol Limited and MARC train on 2/16/1996. Three crewman on the MARC train and eight passengers in the front car of the MARC died. (as a result of a question - this photo was taken from the Talbot Ave. bridge)
Description: 
Photo Date:  2/17/1996  Upload Date: 4/15/2006 10:57:15 AM
Location:  Silver Spring, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
Locomotives:  MARC 73(GP39H-2)
Views:  4590   Comments: 6
Amtrak - MARC wreck
Title:  Amtrak - MARC wreck
Description: 
Photo Date:  2/17/1996  Upload Date: 4/15/2006 11:02:20 AM
Location:  Silver Spring, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
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Views:  670   Comments: 0
Amtrak - CSX wreck
Title:  Amtrak - CSX wreck
Description: 
Photo Date:  2/17/1996  Upload Date: 4/15/2006 11:02:48 AM
Location:  Silver Spring, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
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Views:  758   Comments: 0
CSX crews ice down kinks on the outside track
Title:  CSX crews ice down kinks on the outside track
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/17/2006  Upload Date: 7/17/2006 6:01:49 PM
Location:  Brunswick, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories: 
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Views:  556   Comments: 0
Derailment on the eastbound track
Title:  Derailment on the eastbound track
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/17/2006  Upload Date: 7/17/2006 6:07:06 PM
Location:  Brunswick, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories:  Wreck
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Views:  325   Comments: 0
Derailment of NS train 12R occurred on 08/26/2006 at 10pm
Title:  Derailment of NS train 12R occurred on 08/26/2006 at 10pm
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/27/2006  Upload Date: 8/27/2006 4:06:50 PM
Location:  White Post, VA
Author:  Jack Toomey
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Views:  324   Comments: 0
NS derailment
Title:  NS derailment
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/27/2006  Upload Date: 8/27/2006 7:36:08 PM
Location:  White Post, VA
Author:  Jack Toomey
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Views:  234   Comments: 0
NS derailment
Title:  NS derailment
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/27/2006  Upload Date: 8/27/2006 5:21:56 PM
Location:  White Post, VA
Author:  Jack Toomey
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Views:  221   Comments: 0
Derailment of Q226
Title:  Derailment of Q226
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/7/2008  Upload Date: 6/8/2008 3:42:33 PM
Location:  Point of Rocks, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories: 
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Views:  1279   Comments: 5
Derailment of Q226
Title:  Derailment of Q226
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/7/2008  Upload Date: 6/8/2008 5:08:26 PM
Location:  Point of Rocks, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories: 
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Views:  862   Comments: 0
Derailment of Q226
Title:  Derailment of Q226
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/8/2008  Upload Date: 6/8/2008 5:44:58 PM
Location:  Point of Rocks, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories: 
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Views:  843   Comments: 0
Derailment of Q226
Title:  Derailment of Q226
Description: 
Photo Date:  6/8/2008  Upload Date: 6/8/2008 5:46:53 PM
Location:  Point of Rocks, MD
Author:  Jack Toomey
Categories: 
Locomotives:  CSX 8501(SD50)
Views:  902   Comments: 2


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