Chesapeake and Ohio Engine House (1905-1993)
Aerial view of the engine house.
Architectural drawings of the engine house.
Interior of the building.
Backstory and Context
Harper, R Eugene. Thurmond Historic District, National Register of Historic Places. September 15th 1983. Accessed April 28th 2021. http://www.wvculture.org/shpo/nr/pdf/fayette/84003520.pdf.
National Park Service. “Thurmond Historic Structures Assessment New River Gorge National River West Virginia.” Accessed April 28th 2021. http://www.quid-tum.com/documents/thurmond_assessment_report.pdf.
Thurmond Walking Tour, National Park Service. January 6th 2020. Accessed April 28th 2021. https://www.nps.gov/neri/learn/historyculture/thurmond-walking-tour.htm.
National Park Service. Accessed April 23rd 2021. https://www.nps.gov/neri/learn/historyculture/thurmond-walking-tour.htm.
Historic American Buildings Survey. Accessed April 23rd 2021. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Chesapeake_and_Ohio_Railroad,_Engine_House,_Along_south_end_Thurmond,_west_of_New_River_Bridge,_Thurmond,_Fayette_County,_WV_HAER_WVA,10-THUR,1-B-_(sheet_2_of_2).png.
Historic American Buildings Survey. Accessed April 23rd 2021. https://www.loc.gov/resource/hhh.wv0303.photos/?sp=5.