Heading west to Oroville, California
I followed this train to the Keddie Wye in California
I was lucky to catch this beauty before the green paint...
BN merger power was gathering all over the Western Pacific.
Freshly painted in the new Western Pacific green
These orange WP units sure looked better than the new green paint that was to come.
Following the WPRR from California through Nevada was exciting.
Great railroad action in Stockton and points north east on the Western Pacific
Seeing these beauties at work was worth the 7 hour drive to Stockton.
A and B units were all over the place in 1972 in Stockton, usually used for short distance runs.
A set of F units ready to pick up a freight train and head north east.
F unit sits in front of the Valley Ice Company
Milwaukee Road power was very rare in Los Angeles
Seeing Western Pacific power in Los Angeles was a treat...didn't happen very often.