RailPictures.Net Photo: SP 4449 Southern Pacific Railroad Steam 4-8-4 at Weed, California by John West
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Southern Pacific Railroad (more..)
Steam 4-8-4 (more..)
Black Butte on the SP Shasta Line (more..)
Weed, California, USA (more..)
May, 1981
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SP 4449 (more..)
John West (more..)
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A northbound SP 4449 special takes water at the water plug at Black Butte. The SP maintained plugs at Black Butte and Wicopee for filling fire train tank cars. Both are now gone. I like how the guy climbing into the cab looks, vintage clothing for the era.
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