C&O Milepost 87.8
Sometime before 1960 Sandco began appearing on C&O Employee timetables (1960 is the earliest I have on which it appears, but my next earliest is 1950). According to Gleb Taran, a local resident, this was the site of a commercial sand and gravel pit located between Rady Road and the C&O. Sandco lent its name to CSX’s first DTC block on the Piedmont Sub.
You are visitor number
to this site since the new counter was inaugurated on June 28, 2004.
This site was originally established in 1997.
|Mail comments to:||Larry Z. Daily|
Please note that, due to a huge volume of spam coming in on my email account, I’ve had to change my email address. The new address is email@example.com (but remove the nospam and the dot before piedmontsub.com).
Copyright © 1997-2021 Larry Z. Daily. All rights reserved.
All materials on this Web site are protected by United States copyright law. This includes, but is not limited to, articles and graphics. Unless otherwise indicated, these materials are the property of Larry Z. Daily and may not be used without prior written permission of Larry Z. Daily
|The author strongly supports||Site edited with||Photos edited with||Maps created with||Tooltips created with BoxOver||The site counter is a product of|