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Kings County Petroleum and Railroads

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Photos of petroleum field in Kettlemen Hill and trains of Kings County.

Tehachapi Mountain flood

September 30, 1932, Santa Fe's Engine 3834 was derailed and completely buried in a flash flood near Woodford Station and Caliente, killing 19 people, at the junction of Tehachapi and Caliente creeks. After it was found weeks later, workers and…