Santa Fe freight train symbol 594 at Somerville, Texas

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Santa Fe freight train symbol 594 at Somerville, Texas

Somerville was the location of a large creosote plant for treating crossties. It was also the start of the branch to Silsbee in east Texas. Train symbol 594 (Extra 2588 East) pauses at Somerville on December 14, 1977. The picture above is on disk 109

Santa Fe freight train near Bellville, Texas

Our first Santa Fe train on the September 1972 trip from Houston to Palmdale was between Belleville and Sealy.