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Oregon California & Eastern Railroad- Aerial Shots

Oregon California & Eastern Railroad
Aerial Photography

On 13 August 1989 Louis traded a tank of avgas and lunch for a flight in an airplane over the OC&E system, capturing these shots in the process.

All photos by Louis K. Thelen

A loaded log train tied down in the Klamath Falls yard, with the SP yard and downtown in the background.

East switchback and Devil's Garden on Bly Mountain.

Sycan Shops.

Another shot of Sycan Shops, with the balloon track and the wye.

One of the trestles on the Woods Line.

Junction of the Woods Line and the line to Camp 6. A work train behind one of the ex-BN GP-9s is tied down at the junction.

The site of Camp 6.

500 Transfer, with the main line coming up from the south.

Another shot of 500 Transfer.