What remains of branchline activity in the southern San Joaquin Valley is primarily operated by the San Joaquin Valley Railroad. Here GP20 2035 waits at Kern Jct. in Bakersfield to pull into the UP yard with it collection of tank cars from the Buttonwillow Branch and the old Sunset Railway. The photo was also taken October 11, 1999.
Copyright 2016 by Ron Lehmer