OA&E yard 40th-Opal 1912


Description:

Construction of the rail yard/southern terminus of the Oakland Antioch & Eastern Railway (later consolidated into the Sacramento Northern Railway), 40th and Opal streets, Temescal district, Oakland, Calif. Caption: "... a 1912 view looking west from Opal Street. Note the early crude connection with the Key Route's 40th Street line; this rail was laid hurriedly by OA&E to maintain its franchise which had proved to be difficult to obtain due to protests of residents in the area."

Date of Document:
1912

40th Opal 2005


Description:

40th Street at Opal Street (looking west), Temescal district, Oakand, Calif.

Date of Document:
3-Nov-05





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