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  1. Waiting under an October moon

    Waiting under an October moon

    The WATBAR waits for a signal on track two at Fullerton Station.
  2. Red on black and white

    Red on black and white

    The Southwest Chief makes its stop at Fullerton on its way to Chicago. I was playing around with my new 17mm to 40mm lens when a captured this image.
  3. Inside the pin

    Inside the pin

    CRSX 1002 and a couple other cabooes (ATSF 999110 and SP 4049) sit inside the pin that house a couple private cars that are in the process of being restored.
  4. Approaching dusk

    Approaching dusk

    BNSF 4761, heading east, approaches the station at Fullerton, CA.
  5. BNSF 5414 taking a break

    BNSF 5414 taking a break

    BNSF 5414, leading an eastbound stack train, takes a break at the Fullerton Amtrak Station as it waits for orders to proceed.
  6. A brief pause

    A brief pause

    BNSF 7717 made a brief stop at the Fullerton Amtrak station, which allowed for some photo opportunities. Another interesting note is the change in the signal for track 1. Because of the track realignment at CP Basta, there is only one signal light for westbound trains on track 1.
  7. I'm ready for my close-up

    I'm ready for my close-up

    BNSF 5106 was one of several eastbound freights that stopped at the Fullerton Amtrak station on Saturday night. With each stop, several of us rail photographers would swarm the train to get our images. It was a fun night for us.
  8. Traffic delay

    Traffic delay

    BNSF 5391 sits on track 2 at the Fullerton Amtrak Station as it waits for traffic to clear on track 1 before being allowed to make a crossover move to track 1 as it continues east.
  9. Waiting on Commuter Traffic

    Waiting on Commuter Traffic

    BNSF 5518 is sitting on track 2 as it waits for the evening commuter rush to clear at the Fullerton Amtrak Station.
  10. 3rd La Mirada at Fullerton

    3rd La Mirada at Fullerton

    The 3rd La Mirada local makes its daily appearance shoving east through Fullerton on its way to switch the Kimberly industrial lead. Due to the long reverse move (~8 miles), the train runs with a caboose. The cabooses to the left are a recently-added display at the station.
  11. Fullerton Sunset

    Fullerton Sunset

    An eastbound BNSF container train approaches Fullerton Station as the sun sinks into the western horizon.
  12. BNSF 3011 working local duty

    BNSF 3011 working local duty

    BNSF 3011 on the lead of the days 3rd La Mirada local in Fullerton's Kimberly Yard.
  13. BNSF 2412 working the 3rd La Mirada local

    BNSF 2412 working the 3rd La Mirada local

    BNSF 3412 on the lead of the BNSF's 3rd La Mirada local coming back from retreiving empty box cars from a customer in Placentia on the Kimberly Industrial Lead.
  14. BNSF 3111 at Basta

    BNSF 3111 at Basta

    BNSF 3111 sits tied down with a short stack train on the near siding at Basta on the BNSF San Bernadino Sub.
  15. Sunset Chief

    Sunset Chief

    The Southwest Chief pauses at Fullerton at twilight.
  16. Surfliner at Fullerton

    Surfliner at Fullerton

    A northbound Amtrak Pacific Surfliner train approaches the Fullerton depot
  17. BNSF 1008 - Fullerton, CA

    BNSF 1008 - Fullerton, CA

    BNSF 1008 heads west bound along Valencia in Fullerton, CA enroute to BNSF's Hobart yard.
  18. BNSF 4778

    BNSF 4778

    BNSF 4778 Highball Main 2 at Fullerton Station.
  19. E8 #97 Delivery

    E8 #97 Delivery

    The 3rd La Mirada delivering an E8 for Fullerton Rail Days 2004.
  20. Watching the Chief

    Watching the Chief

    Two gentlemen stand basking in the light from a GE P42 Amtrak engine as it leads Amtrak's Southwest Chief into Fullerton Station in Fullerton, California on January 23rd 2004.




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