Empty autos are being held for Amtrak traffic to clear the main before heading south.
A single rebuilt GP30 sits on track 1220 Watson yard.
Empty autos were held for about half the day until all the Amtraks cleared, then got going around 3:50pm. Here we see the train dashing down the Edna Valley.
Fortunately for UP 705 East climbing Cajon summit, many of its cars were empty such as these livestock cars on Aug. 31, 1974.
Four GP30s and a GP35 yank Union Pacific tonnage up Cajon Pass near Alray, Calif. late in the day Aug. 31, 1974 on AT&SF-owned tracks.
This is a PCC streetcar. PCC stands for Presidents’ Conference Committee. For more information see: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PCC_streetcar
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Eastbound UP first grade crossing east of LA East Yard South Montebello CA
AMTK 11 had some UP power added to assist the Starlight down the rest of the Coastline.
Surfliner - An Amtrak Surfliner rolls out of the station at Fullerton.
Fillmore and Western's Mothers Day Lunch Train rolls through Southern Pacific's truss Bridge. Built in 1902 the bridge is part of the original Coast Route.
Fillmore and Western's Mothers Day Lunch Train rolls through the Orchards of the Heritage Valley.
An SP eastbound was passing through El Monte
Light power sits with the SLO helpers