RailPictures.Net Photo: SP 7368 Southern Pacific Railroad EMD SD40R at Ordway, California by Steve Schmollinger
 
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Southern Pacific Railroad (more..)
EMD SD40R (more..)
San Timoteo Canyon (more..)
Ordway, California, USA (more..)
October, 1981
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
SP 7368 (more..)
Unknown
Steve Schmollinger (more..)
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Three EMDs, including a freshly shopped SD40R, help lift a heavy eastbound up the stiff grade in the canyon. The train is moving away from us along the contours of the canyon to gain elevation. San Timoteo Canyon is part of the western slope of Beaumont Hill, one of California's toughest railroad grades, and one of several in southern California's deserts.
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