Santa Clarita Valley History In Pictures

Southern Pacific Freight Train at Ravenna
Soledad Canyon

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Postcard ca. 1970. Back reads:

SD39 #5308, a 2,300-horsepower unit built in September of 1968 by Electro-Motive for Southern Pacific, works on the point of Westbound tonnage at Ravenna, California. Three additional units and fifty-seven cars stretch out behind the #5308's drawbar in Soledad Canyon.

D-2022 Ektrachrome by Gary G. Allen — Chatham Publishing Co., P.O. Box 283, Burlingame, CA 94010.


HS9010a: 9600 dpi jpeg from original postcard purchased in 2003 by Leon Worden, donated to SCV Historical Society
RAVENNA RAILHEAD

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1940s-1950s

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1967-70

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1967-70

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1967-70

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ca. 1970

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9-18-1991

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