A Pickering Lumber locomotive switches a caboose at Standard. This image was taken by the late John E. Shaw, Jr.
Pickering Lumber Company's three-truck Heisler number 2 reposes in the deadline at the Standard mill. Today, this locomotive is part of the collection at Travel Town in Los Angeles. This image w... (more)
Pickering Shay 3 is seen on display just off of Highway 108 in Sonora, CA
The Heisler locomotive was the last version of the three major types of geared steam locomotive (with Shay and Climax). This three-tuck 75 ton Heisler was built in 1918 for the Hetch Hetchy Railro... (more)
Pickering Lumber #102 heading for the mill with the days load of logs. By now down to 18 miles of tracks, the end of 1965 would see the end of the entire rail operation. This scene below Black Oak... (more)
On the way back to the mill with the days loads. By the end of the year, the railroad would shut down.