RailPictures.Net Photo: WP 557 Western Pacific Alco S2 at Oakland, California by Roger Lalonde
 
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Western Pacific (more..)
Alco S2 (more..)
WP First Subdivision, Oakland Yard. (more..)
Oakland, California, USA (more..)
August 18, 1969
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
WP 557 (more..)
Unknown
Roger Lalonde (more..)
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Assigned to work the Oakland Yard in August, 1969, Alco S-2 557 is now wearing an all orange paint scheme applied to many switchers and F-units in the late 60s. Of course, everything on a railroad has a nickname, and these soon became known as "pumpkins". Photo taken from my slide collection, no photographer name listed on slide.
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