RailPictures.Net Photo: SP 6453 Southern Pacific Railroad EMD FP7 at Floriston, California by Drew Jacksich
 
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Southern Pacific Railroad (more..)
EMD FP7 (more..)
Passing site of the now gone depot (more..)
Floriston, California, USA (more..)
January, 1971
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SP 6453 (more..)
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Drew Jacksich (more..)
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Pacific Rail Society in the Los Angeles area operated many charter trains over SP's Donner Pass line. In February of 1971, SP 6453 led one thru the one time lumber and ice making community of Floriston, about 12 miles East of Truckee.
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