RailPictures.Net Photo: AMTK 221 Amtrak EMD F40PH at Carlsbad, California by Craig Walker
 
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EMD F40PH (more..)
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Carlsbad, California, USA (more..)
June 05, 1985
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AMTK 221 (more..)
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Craig Walker (more..)
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Amtrak San Diegan 573 passes between the Pacific Ocean (beyond the train) and the Agua Hedionda Lagoon (which Santa Fe's Fourth District - also known, for obvious reasons; as the "Surf Line" - bisects) as it makes its way from San Diego to Los Angeles on June 5, 1985. AMTK F40PH 221 is pulling a seven-car train comprised of a former US Army troop kitchen car converted by Amtrak to a bagagge car, an Amfleet coach, an Amfleet Amcafe and four more Amfleet coaches. The train has just passed Carlsbad, California's Encina Power Station, a natural gas and oil-fueled electricity generating plant. Just two or three miles ahead is the stop in Oceanside.
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