Sparks

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A Howe truss bridge on the Pilot Rock branch.
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A Howe truss bridge on the Pilot Rock branch.
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Baldwin VO-1000 No. 1057 moves
a boxcar on the
branch line at Sparks.
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The station at Sparks is
a pretty humble affair.
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Charlie Peterson takes a little break
from his work at his smokehouse.
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A stack of rail awaits installation
on the Pilot Rock Branch
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A small packing plant at Sparks receives
cattle and hogs by stock car,
ships meat in reefers, and hides in boxcars.