Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days"
Author: Deadhead Fred
Date: 09-11-2017 - 16:00

Margaret (SP fan) Wrote:
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> Thanks, HUTCH, for the post. Ahhhh.....
> memories.....
>
> What I miss:
>
> Crews on SP's commute trains
>
> SP's commute trains with immaculate gallery cars
> and Suburbans
>
> The SP's San Francisco Subdivision with few grade
> separations and single-side boarding
>
> Walkover seats on SP and early Caltrain commute
> trains
>
> Conductors on the Peninsula commute trains
> wearing
> proper uniforms, complete with hats
>
> SP scarlet and grey Geeps (GP 9s)
>
> SP SD 45s growling up the grade at Tehachapi
>
> Tehachapi the way it was in the late 1970s and
> early 1980s
>
> SP SDP-45s in scarlet and grey
>
> Freight cars -- and locomotives -- with NO
> graffiti
>
> SP's "Broadway Local" with the old crew, and
> following
> them around, and going to beans with them once in
> a while
>
> My old railfan stomping grounds here in northern
> California
> the way they were in the late 1970s and early
> 1980s, especially:
> SP's West Oakland and Desert Yards
> Franklin Canyon (CA 4)
> Stockton Tower area
> SP's Roseville Yard
>
> Searchlight signals
>
> BART the way it was in the late 1970s
>
> Lots of freights everywhere
>
> Amtrak the way it was back in the late 1970s and
> early 1980s
>
> Friendly railroaders everywhere, especially
> visiting my now-
> deceased friend at the Santa Fe's Richmond Yard
> and a guy who
> worked for the WP in their West Oakland Yard
>
> Being able to hang out and watch trains anywhere
> without
> someone calling the cops and the cops actually
> coming out
> and demanding ID
>
> We have lost so much........

No kidding! Now we have the EVIL YELLOW PERIL.



Subject Written By Date/Time (PST)
  Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" HUTCH 7.62 09-11-2017 - 13:26
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Pdxrailtransit 09-11-2017 - 13:59
  West Oakland. Nevada Northern private car ff 09-11-2017 - 14:03
  Re: West Oakland. Nevada Northern private car OPRRMS 09-11-2017 - 14:34
  Re: West Oakland. Nevada Northern private car ff 09-11-2017 - 19:09
  Re: West Oakland. Nevada Northern private car US Grant 09-11-2017 - 20:18
  Re: West Oakland. Nevada Northern private car K6KFF 09-11-2017 - 20:25
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Margaret (SP fan) 09-11-2017 - 15:54
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Deadhead Fred 09-11-2017 - 16:00
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Nudge 09-11-2017 - 16:32
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" theconductor 09-11-2017 - 17:02
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Margaret (SP fan) 09-11-2017 - 17:09
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Steve 09-11-2017 - 17:12
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" tundraboomer 09-11-2017 - 17:39
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Kyle 09-11-2017 - 17:45
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" HUTCH 7.62 09-11-2017 - 19:21
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Jim R 09-11-2017 - 18:17
  Re: Key system, Oakland, CA N9949Y 09-11-2017 - 18:56
  Re: Key system, Oakland, CA Dave Duran 09-11-2017 - 19:00
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Rod 09-11-2017 - 19:18
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Bill 09-11-2017 - 19:56
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" George Andrews 09-11-2017 - 20:18
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Pilawt 09-11-2017 - 20:44
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Carl A. 09-11-2017 - 23:21
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Drew Jacksich 09-12-2017 - 06:54
  Maybe you should try an SSRI Pdxrailtransit 09-12-2017 - 08:08
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Andrew R. Jacksich 09-12-2017 - 08:37
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" OTN 09-12-2017 - 10:08
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" arj 09-12-2017 - 22:26
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" ? 09-13-2017 - 08:17
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Wes 09-12-2017 - 07:35
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Dick Dorn 09-12-2017 - 08:09
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" K6KFF 09-12-2017 - 20:19
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Mike Stimpson 09-12-2017 - 12:21
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" brains 09-12-2017 - 13:10
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Nudge 09-12-2017 - 16:19
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Argonaut 09-12-2017 - 19:08
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Alf Doten 09-12-2017 - 20:02
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" ff 09-12-2017 - 23:14
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Norm Schultze 09-13-2017 - 08:59
  Re: Your favorite memories of the "Good Ole' Days" Laying on the beach 09-13-2017 - 21:42


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