Western District

1614 Freight

Posted on: January 3, 2010 by PERyHS 2 Comments
Alan Weeks Collection

Alan Weeks Collection

Pacific Electric freight locomotive no. 1614 in switching action with a tank car.

Alan Weeks Collection

2 Responses

  1. Melissa Dell'Aquila

    April 16, 2010

    Alan Weeks,
    If you are Alan Weeks whom I used to sing with up in Chicago, please contact me!!

  2. duncan still

    June 25, 2010

    The “tank car” is one of the famous “water bottles” used to haul Arrowhead/Puritas water from the San Bernardino Mountains to LA to be bottled for consumer use. Note that the tank car is actually a tank tied on to a flat car. The cradles and the straps are evident in this photo.


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