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Date: 03/22/07 09:21
Taylor Yard Action 1965 PartII
Author: SP6190

Top End of the A-yard. Photos by Bernard Levine.


#1-2 5481 on 1-804 heads into the yard.

#3 5450 in very fresh paint. Note unit still has complete rear end light package.








Date: 03/22/07 09:22
Re: Taylor Yard Action 1965 PartII
Author: SP6190

#4 5350 about to head down the roundhouse lead after the crew changes ends.

#5 6049 on #3’s power.






Date: 03/22/07 09:22
Re: Taylor Yard Action 1965 PartII
Author: SP6190

#6 6048 also on #3’s power.

#7 7546 heading down to the C-yard for a coast train.






Date: 03/22/07 10:28
Re: Taylor Yard Action 1965 PartII
Author: hiball3985x

thanks for the memories, I spent lots of time as a kid there..later I worked just west of Fletcher Dr. 1966-1971, the rear of building faced the tracks, but I only took a few photos in those days..Jim



Date: 03/22/07 13:15
Re: Taylor Yard Action 1965 PartII
Author: topper

SP6190 Wrote:
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> Top End of the A-yard. Photos by Bernard Levine.
>
>
> #1-2 5481 on 1-804 heads into the yard.

Interesting that there's an S-2 or an S-4, which were uncommon in LA by then.

> #3 5450 in very fresh paint. Note unit still has
> complete rear end light package.

Wonder if this was a recently transferee from the Oregon Division.



Date: 03/22/07 13:34
Re: Taylor Yard Action 1965 PartII
Author: dmaffei

SP6190 Wrote:
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> Top End of the A-yard. Photos by Bernard Levine.
>
>
> #1-2 5481 on 1-804 heads into the yard.

Flatcar full of Automobile frames next to the 5481.
Great stuff.



Date: 03/22/07 17:23
Re: Taylor Yard Action 1965 PartII
Author: n6nvr

topper Wrote:
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> SP6190 Wrote:
> --------------------------------------------------
> -----
> > Top End of the A-yard. Photos by Bernard
> Levine.
> >
> >
> > #1-2 5481 on 1-804 heads into the yard.
>
> Interesting that there's an S-2 or an S-4, which
> were uncommon in LA by then.
>
> > #3 5450 in very fresh paint. Note unit still
> has
> > complete rear end light package.
>
> Wonder if this was a recently transferee from the
> Oregon Division.


And that switcher is still in tiger stripe.



Date: 03/24/07 10:12
Re: Taylor Yard Action 1965 PartII
Author: SGillings

Note the E7's on #3's power. I think that the E7's lasted into 1968.

Steve Gillings



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