RailPictures.Net Photo: BNSF 7554 BNSF Railway GE ES44DC at Oroville, California by John West
 
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BNSF Railway (more..)
GE ES44DC (more..)
Pulga on the UP (ex-WP) Feather River line (more..)
Oroville, California, USA (more..)
March 09, 2008
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BNSF 7554 (more..)
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John West (more..)
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A northbound BNSF train heading for the former WP-BN "Inside Gateway" at Keddie travels east on trackage rights over the UP ex-WP Feather River line at Pulga. This shot of the two bridges (the upper bridge is the highway) is a classic location, and I'm standing in the footprints of hundreds before me. But the deep canyon is very sensitive to lighting. About 15 minutes later we got a westbound UP stack train, but the shadows were just a bit too long. This was the day after Winterail in Stockton and a couple retired UP friends and I spent three days chasing trains up and down the canyon.
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