Rail Yard
The largest railway yard in the nation, where more than half of Union Pacific's rail traffic passes through at some point. The yard extends for a few miles, bulging in the middle with as many as 200 parallel tracks, where trains are assembled, reconfigured, and loaded at a rate of around 120...
Barstow was founded as a railway town, and continues to be a major logistical center for material entering and leaving Los Angeles. The Burlington Northern Santa Fe rail company maintains one of its largest railway yards here, extending over approximately 600 acres with 48 classification tracks,...