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  1. October Morning

    October Morning

    October 1st has the rail train with CP 9005 a SD40-2F and CP 5915 a SD40-2 for the power. The train is seen preparing to back into the elevator track so 102 can pass by. Photo was taken in Moosomin Sk on October 1st 2008.


    Continous welded rail train rolls into Moosomin. CP SD40-2's 5908 and 5960 have the honours today.
  3. CPR MOW Transporter

    CPR MOW Transporter

    CP has converted a number of old cabooses into MOW Transporters - notable for their white paint, rock-resistent windows and being spotted on work trains. Compare to this CP regular, standing across from hom, both have graffiti!
  4. CWR  RS-11s

    CWR RS-11s

    CWR ALCO RS-11s 62-63 making a long pull across Highway 101 in downtown Fort Bragg CA. in 1979.
  5. CWR  Baldwin DS4-4-1000

    CWR Baldwin DS4-4-1000

    California Western #53 Baldwin DS4-4-1000 rests at the CWR engine facility in 1979.
  6. CWR  Willits Express

    CWR Willits Express

    Ex-SP GP9E readies the California Western passenger train to Willits at Fort Bragg CA in 1991.
  7. CWR depot Ft. Bragg CA.

    CWR depot Ft. Bragg CA.

    California Western Railroad depot and coach yard in Fort Bragg CA in 1991.
  8. M300 at Fort Bragg

    M300 at Fort Bragg

    M300 awaits departure from Fort Bragg, Ca. on the California Western is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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