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Rodney H. Peterson, former Chessie System construction engineer and noted rail photographer, dies

Rodney H. Peterson, former Chessie System construction engineer and noted rail photographer, dies

Rodney H. Peterson, former Chessie System construction engineer and career railroader who was also a noted rail photographer and whose work was widely published in books and magazines, died Friday of liver cancer and heart failure at the Edenwald Retirement Community in Towson. He was 89.

“I think the most important thing to stress about Randy is the valuable and priceless photo collection that he amassed of railroading from the mid-20th century on to the present. He was a very dedicated photographer,” said Herbert H. Harwood Jr., a noted railroad historian, author and photographer and a retired CSX executive.

“We talk a lot about railroading, but Rodney actually had wide...

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