The Yreka Western's "Blue Goose" excursion train climbs Butcher Hill on a fine summer morning. Mikado No.19 had recently entered service after returning to Yreka from Cottage Grove, Oregon.
The Blue Goose excursion train passes milepost 6 on Butcher Hill east of Yreka.
One of the first trips with the restored YW 19 climbs Butcher Hill. The engine had been relocated from Cottage Grove, Oregon to Yreka for service on the Blue Goose excursion train. The locomotive ... (more)
An unusual load appeared today on the Union Pacific's Brooklyn Subdivision in the form of former Yreka Western 19. Despite this being a rare ride for the former McCloud engine, it certainly is not... (more)
Shortly after returning to service, the Yreka Western 19 pulls the Blue Goose excursion train away from the depot at Yreka.
Yreka Western #19 was in service on the now gone Oregon Pacific & Eastern pulling their "Goose" passenger train out of Cottage Grove to Dorena and back. The railroad shut down in 1987 and was scra... (more)
Cutting away from bulkhead flats
Climbing out of Yreka, #19 is pulling a photo freight sponsored by Pacific Locomotive Association. #19 is a former McCloud River Railroad locomotive and now faces an uncertain future and my face a... (more)
Yreka Western #19 sits near LMLX 439 at the north end of Montague yard during a brief break from switching the Blue Goose passenger train. 439 had been in service to Yreka Western for some years,... (more)
Running on the now gone Oregon, Pacific, & Eastern owned by Kyle Railways, Yreka Western #19 (a former McCloud engine) is pulling an excursion train back to Cottage Grove from Dorena. #19 is now b... (more)