RailPictures.Net Photo: United States Navy None at Seal Beach, California by Charles J Freericks
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United States Navy (more..)
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Seal Beach Naval Weapons Station (more..)
Seal Beach, California, USA (more..)
October 15, 2011
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"Field of Trains" - always thought I'd write a "Field of Trains movie one day, but I think that may be a pipe dream. Still, that's exactly what this soon to be removed image is of, those are all friction bearing US Navy box cars, once used for weapons storage and loading - now retired. The box cars are stored in bunkers to protect against any accidental explosion.
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