An uncertain future awaits the locomotive sitting just west of the Union Pacific’s Ione Train Depot. Previously used to move wood products for Sierra Pacific Industries up the hill down to Ione, the Baldwin S12 locomotive has been mothballed here since mid-2008.
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EXIF data: Nikon D7000, center weighted metering mode, ISO 100, 35mm (prime lens), f/1.8, 1/800 sec
Ione, Amador Foothills Baldwin S12 #10 Locomotive, Monochrome. Ione, California. March 02, 2013. © Copyright Steven Tze – all rights reserved.