Pacific Rail News Magazine
July 1976 Edition

Magazine Summary

A first hand account of seeing the American Freedom Train.

Canada’s trio of migrating interurbans.

The $50 million freight yard in Barstow, CA has opened and is getting good traffic.

The third wealthiest in the stat, thirty-one mile Trona Railway bring train enthusiasts from all over.

A renewed permit for the ex-Mojave Northern Davenport- built 0-6-0T number 2 was issued in april, and the locomotive has been fired up.

Los Angeles voters turned down the proposed Sunset coast Line.

Burlington Northern, Chicago, and north Western have agreed to begin construction work on their new joint coal line in Wyoming.

The three Boeing Light Rail Vehicles being tested at the Department of Transportation Test Facilities are now being returned to the Boeing plant for retrofitting and modifications.