RailPictures.Net Photo: BNSF 4843 BNSF Railway GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW) at Siberia, California by Chris Kilroy
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GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW) (more..)
BNSF Needles Subdivision (more..)
Siberia, California, USA (more..)
January 19, 2008
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BNSF 4843 (more..)
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An eastbound mixed freight descends Ash Hill toward Amboy while, in the distance, a westbound stacker struggles around the horseshoe curve at Siberia on the high line. The dual transcontinental mainlines split briefly at Siberia, giving westbounds attacking the mountain a longer but shallower climb from Amboy (639ft) to the Ash Hill summit (1940ft). The valley floor and surrounding mountains provide a unique backdrop for photography along this portion of "The Transcon."
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