This photo is of a fast freight in action on the South Shasta Line. Train is passing over the Redding Underpass and approaching the Clear Creek bridge. Highway 99 on left. Snow capped mountain in center background is Mr. Lassen All terrain, bridges, etc.
A show at the South Shasta Lines Model Railroad usually takes one hour. This photo was taken forty minutes after the show began. Note interest and wide range of ages.
Left to right, 1912 Russell 16-18 H.P.; Case water wagon; 1908 Advance. Note steel band on drive wheel of Advance for operation on rail. This is the only traction engine so equipped that we know of. Paul Humann, age 16 is standing by the Russell. Mr. G. A