Linking North and South Volume 4, Issue 4 (Fall 2008)
Volume 4, Issue 4, focuses on Milford Virginia, the location of MD Tower, and contains an article titled “The RF&P Railroad at Milford” written by William E. Griffin, Jr., that provides an historical overview of the area along with pictures and a track diagram.
A second article, also written by Mr. Griffin, Jr., titled “When the Orange Blossom Special Wrecked at Milford” is included. This article focuses on a January 1949 accident that occurred at 9:18 am while the train was traveling at 70 miles per hour. There are several pages of pictures of the aftermath along with a detailed narrative.
Craig Harrison, our Modeling Editor, continues his Blue and Gray Modeling Forum highlighting the many RF&P related products.