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  1. Very late snow

    Very late snow

    Despite the snow to the west on Shasta Bally, this manifest is entering Redding on May Day.
  2. Better Late Than Never

    Better Late Than Never

    Fourteen hours late, the southbound Coast Starlight enters Redding, CA on a hot September afternoon in 2002.
  3. DD40X over Redding Trestle

    DD40X over Redding Trestle

    UP DD40X running the FRRS Dunsmuir Special over the 1 mile long Redding Tretle
  4. A blast from the past at Redding

    A blast from the past at Redding

    Less than six months after I had shot the SP 3207 in the SPSF "Kodachrome" merger scheme leading Amtrak 5, it was repainted to scarlet and grey for a Directors' Special to Oregon. This picture was taken August 23, 1987 at Redding, California. There were at least five people in the... 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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