Thursday, October 30, 2014

Crater To Quincy Realignment

Gus Christ photos. Courtesy of the Wilson Creek Museum.

Gus was a Roadmaster out of Ephrata, and a few of his photos have recently turned up. Most seem to date from the 1950s.

Photos of the work that reduced curvature along Babcock Ridge Lake and Crater Lake, just west of the siding switch at Quincy.

Google Maps view of the area here.







Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Switching at Douglas

Gus Christ photos. Courtesy of the Wilson Creek Museum.

Gus was a Roadmaster out of Ephrata, and a few of his photos have recently turned up. Most seem to date from the 1950s.

GN RS1 184 is seen switching cars at Douglas on a cold winter day.


Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Loading Sheep At Air Base Spur

Gus Christ photos. Courtesy of the Wilson Creek Museum.

Gus was a Roadmaster out of Ephrata, and a few of his photos have recently turned up. Most seem to date from the 1950s.

Temporary loading chute on the Air Base Spur at Ephrata.


Monday, October 27, 2014

Ephrata Operator

Gus Christ photos. Courtesy of the Wilson Creek Museum.

Gus was a Roadmaster out of Ephrata, and a few of his photos have recently turned up. Most seem to date from the 1950s.

Looks like this shot was taken at Ephrata. Back of photo is labeled "Harold Bloom."


Sunday, October 26, 2014

Switching At Mansfield

Gus Christ photos. Courtesy of the Wilson Creek Museum.

Gus was a Roadmaster out of Ephrata, and a few of his photos have recently turned up. Most seem to date from the 1950s.