CSX's RF&P Subdivision approaches the camera and ends at the Anacostia
River Bridge at upper left. There the Landover Subdivision begins
and heads northeast toward the camera and into Benning Yard.
At photo time, approaching trains could be directed to the B&O's Alexandria
Extension (the nearest tracks), or to PRR's Landover to South End line (the
tracks closer to the river).
This aerial view is from over C Street SE. Crossing over the yard is the
Anacostia Freeway, DC 295. At left, downstream from the rail bridge is an
automobile bridge for Pennsylvania Avenue. District of Columbia Stadium,
later renamed RFK Stadium, would soon be completed just off the photo's upper