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  1. Getting Wyed at Miramar

    Getting Wyed at Miramar

    In order to turn around for the return to LA, ATSF 3751 had to make its way back to Miramar where there is a wye onto a short branch line that leads to MCAS Miramar. As it's been many years since the wye has seen an engine this large, great care was taken in its turning, and the 3751 was...
  2. ATSF 3751 at Encinitas

    ATSF 3751 at Encinitas

    Evening approaches as ATSF 3751 speeds through Encinitas on the way back to LA. The return trip was a long one - it didn't arrive in LA until after 10 pm.
  3. Crossing Hawthorne Street

    Crossing Hawthorne Street

    ATSF 3751 crosses Hawthorne Street as it departs downtown San Diego with the skyline looming in the background.
  4. Departing Downtown San Diego

    Departing Downtown San Diego

    ATSF 3751 steams across Hawthorne Street as it pulls out of downtown San Diego, returning to Los Angeles on its historic mainline run.
  5. Highball La Mirada!

    Highball La Mirada!

    ATSF 3751 speeds through La Mirada on its way to San Diego. This spot was once the site of a Santa Fe depot. The large palm tree is the only thing that remains from that original site.
  6. Bakersfield, Before The Hill!

    Bakersfield, Before The Hill!

    Santa Fe 3751 cools her tires after making the run down California's San Joaquin Valley after completing her appearance at RailFair '99 in Sacramento. She'll make the run over Tehachapi Pass in sunlight only as far as Caliente which made for some pretty interesting audio-video opportunities.
  7. Pacing with #3751

    Pacing with #3751

    Former Santa Fe #3751 stretches her legs eastbound through Verdemont in Cajon Pass while heading for the Grand Canyon in 2002.
  8. SF #3751 & California Limited through Victorville

    SF #3751 & California Limited through Victorville

    On the final lap back to Los Angeles, Santa Fe #3751 and the California Limited highball Victorville heading for Cajon Pass, San Bernardino and a westbound dash down the Pasadena Subdivision to LAUPT in 1991.
  9. # 3751 at Mormon Rocks 1991

    # 3751 at Mormon Rocks 1991

    #3751 and the California Limited negotiate the curve eastbound through the Mormon Rocks in Cajon Pass in December 1991.
  10. SF #3751 - Back on the High Iron

    SF #3751 - Back on the High Iron

    In December 1991, Santa Fe #3751 backed out of California Steel Industries after a five year restoration and onto the Pasadena Subdivision mainline at Fontana for its first short test run west to Upland and return. What a sight!
  11. SF #3751 & California Limited

    SF #3751 & California Limited

    On the final lap back to Los Angeles, Santa Fe #3751 and the California Limited highball Victorville on December 30, 1991.
  12. ATSF #3751

    ATSF #3751

    ATSF #3751 gets some TLC during the 2002 NRHS Convention in Williams, AZ.
  13. Steaming Her Up

    Steaming Her Up

    Steaming up ATSF 3751 in San Pedro
  14. number board and sander filler

    number board and sander filler

    another artsy shot
  15. Drivers


    I wanted to get all four but people were in the way!
  16. The flag says it all

    The flag says it all

    one of my favorite shots
  17. 3751


    The ran 3751 up to San Berdoo Station for it's reopening. We caught it flying through Covina, it was the most amazing thing to see an old steamer at full speed.
  18. ATSF 3751 On Here Way

    ATSF 3751 On Here Way

  19. ATSF_3751_Drivers_BW


    ATSF 3751 aat LAUSD
  20. 3751 through Ludlow

    3751 through Ludlow

    Santa Fe 3751 races through Ludlow as the sun sets behind it, on its way to the August 2001 NRHS convention in Williams, AZ.

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