California Northern RR.

CFNR 503

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California Northern RR.

California Northern Railroad (Symbol CFNR) is owned by RailAmerica.

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California Northern 109 EMD GP15-1 | Nose shot
Cal Northern GP15-1 109 sits in Davis, CA at 6:15 p.m. on August 12, 2010.
Nikon D300s, Digital Images: 2010081601_023 | 2010081601_026

CFNR 500, NRE 3GS21B

According to good sources CFNR 500 was built in 2010 by NRE as a model 3GS21B-DE, builders number 058-0195.
CFNR 500 at Napa Junction
CFNR 500 NRE 3GS21B at Napa Junction, CA on Saturday, March 9, 2019.

CFNR 501, NRE 3GS21B

According to good sources CFNR 501 was built in 2009 by NRE as a model 3GS21B-DE, builders number 058-0179.
CFNR 501 at Napa Junction
CFNR 501 NRE 3GS21B at Napa Junction, CA on Saturday, March 9, 2019.

CFNR 503, NRE 3GS21B

According to good sources CFNR 503 was built in 2009 by NRE as a model 3GS21B-DE, builders number 058-0173.
CFNR 503 at Tracy
May 7, 2010: California Northern 503 NRE 3GS21B 503 at Tracy, CA with two GP15-1s.
CFNR 503 on Westside Line
June 11, 2010: California Northern Railroad (Symbol CFNR), National Railway Equipment Co. (NRE) built, model 3GS21B Genset is where steam engines once filled their water tanks and the Southern Pacific's nocturnal Owl fast passenger train used to scream it's steam whistle at night while scurrying sleeping passengers between Oakland and Los Angeles.

CFNR 504, NRE 3GS21B

According to good sources CFNR 501 was built in 2009 by NRE as a model 3GS21B-DE, builders number 058-0187.
CFNR 504 in Davis, CA
California Northern 504 an NRE 3GS21B passes GP15-1 109 in Davis, CA at 6:25 p.m. on August 12, 2010.

CFNR 505, NRE 3GS21B

According to good sources CFNR 505 was built in 2009 by NRE as a model 3GS21B-DE, builders number 058-0175.
CFNR 505 at Grimes
CFNR 505, an NRE 3GS21B-DE is at Grimes, CA on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 with CFNR GP15-1 1568.

Tracy Shop Building
California Northern ex-SP shop building at Tracy, CA on May 7, 2010.
SP Crossbuck Near Vernalis
On Center Road, just south of Vernalis, on the California Northern, along the route of the Owl, was this crossbuck that still proudly said, Southern Pacific. May 7, 2010.

Related Links

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CFNR Roster
A unit by unit all time roster of CFNR locomotives
My RailAmerica Page
This is a page with links and other photos related to RailAmerica
Trip to valley on Flickr
On May 7, 2010 I took a trip to Tracy and Modesto via Vernalis.

Special Thanks

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