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Southern Pacific Railroad freight train symbol PSSE in the Tehachapi Mountains

Southern Pacific Railroad freight train symbol PSSE in the Tehachapi Mountains rear of Southern Pacific freight train symbol PSSE near Tehachapi

At the old highway bridge west of Tehacahpi the uphill grade decreases to around 1.5 percent and then continues to decrease until the top of the hill is reached at Summit Switch siding. Engines 5317, 5316, 8479, and a GE U33C lead train PSSE around the last curve before entering Tehachapi on May 16, 1973. Top two pictures are on disk 46, Steve Carr photo below.

train picture taken by Steve Carr Tehachapi resident