Sierra Northern (and Sierra RR)

Sierra 50 in Sonora

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Sierra Northern

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Sierra 28 Baldwin 2-8-0
Sierra Railroad's 1922 Baldwin 2-8-0 number 28 under steam in the rain at Jamestown in 1978.
Negative 3-5-29, Scan 2010030701-4
Sierra 44 Baldwin S12 | With the 28
Sierra Railroad's Baldwin S12 number 44 shares the stage with number 28 in the rain at Jamestown in 1978.
Negative 3-5-27, Scan 2010030701-3 | Negative 3-5-30, Scan 2010030701-5
SERA 48 EMD GP20
Sierra 48 waited out this trip in the Watsonville Junction yard. When the Sierra Railroad takes over this will be the new power for the Santa Cruz Local.
Nikon D300s digital Image: 2009122901_0018, Photo Location Map
SERA 50 EMD GP20
On Tuesday March 31, 2009 Evan Werkema and I chased the Sierra Northern train on the Oakdale Division of the Sierra Railroad. Sierra 50 is on the Trestle near Junction Shopping Center in Sonora, CA at about 2:30 p.m.
Nikon D2Hs digital Image: 2009033101_0275, Photo Location Map
SERA 50 EMD GP20
Sierra 50 is shown here on March 31, 2009 heading west, shot off highway 120 near Keystone, CA at about 4:15 p.m.
Nikon D2Hs Digital Photo 2009033101_0323, Photo Location Map
SERA 50 EMD GP20
Sierra 50 is shown here off Rock River Road, south of Keystone, CA at 4:30 p.m. on March 31, 2009.
Nikon D2Hs Digital Photo 2009033101_0342, Photo Location Map
SERA 50 EMD GP20
The amazing view from the hill near Cooperstown, CA. Sierra 50 is shown at 5:25 p.m. on March 31, 2009.
Nikon D2Hs Digital Photo 2009033101_0370, Photo Location Map
SERA 50 EMD GP20
On Tuesday March 31, 2009 Evan Werkema and I chased the Sierra Northern train on the Oakdale Division of the Sierra Railroad. Sierra 50 is westbound approaching Wamble Road not far from Oakdale, CA at 6:30 p.m.
Nikon D2Hs digital Image 2009033101_0429, Photo Location Map
SERA 131 EMD GP9
  • Former SP 3803 SERA 131 is at Woodland, CA on June 10, 2012.
    Nikon D3200 Digital Photo 2012061002.6
SERA 136 EMD (ATSF) GP7u
  • SERA 136 (ex-ATSF GP7u 2080) in Woodland. CA on June 10, 2012.
    Nikon D3200 Digital Photo 2012061002.1

Related Links

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Sierra Northern Web site
The Sierra Northern Web site.
Sierra Northern Trip March 31, 2009 Flickr Set
On Tuesday March 31, 2009 Evan Werkema and I chased the Sierra Northern train on the Oakdale Division of the Sierra Railroad.

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