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The long road to Tehachapi

Judy Barras

The long road to Tehachapi

by Judy Barras.

by Judy Barras

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Published by Sierra Printers in Bakersfield, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tehachapi (Calif.) -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 214-220).

    StatementWith illustrations by Bud Barras.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination231 p. :
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22956098M

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      The Tehachapi Loop is a mile ( km) long "spiral," or helix, on the Union Pacific Railroad line through Tehachapi Pass, of the Tehachapi Mountains in Kern County, south-central California. The line connects Bakersfield and the San Joaquin Valley to Mojave in the Mojave Desert.   The free download of My Road to Tehachapi, (12″x 40″), is available until the end of October Click on the picture to take you to Payhip for the pattern. At the present width of 40″, it would make a great headboard for a toddler’s bed.

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Find items in libraries near you. The Long Road to Tehachapi. Centennial Edition on *FREE* shipping on qualifying cturer: Sierra. Tehachapi / t ə ˈ h æ tʃ ə p i / is a city in Kern County, California, in the Tehachapi Mountains, at an elevation of 3, feet (1, m) between the San Joaquin Valley and the Mojave Desert.

Tehachapi is 35 miles (56 km) east-southeast of Bakersfield, and 20 miles (32 km) west of ing to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of square miles (26 km.

Tehachapi is located 35 miles (56 km) east-southeast of Bakersfield, at an elevation of 3, feet (1, m). The area is known for the nearby Tehachapi Loop (a popular railfan site), Tehachapi Pass Wind Farm, The Indian Point Ostrich Ranch, proximity to Edwards.

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stevenjan wrote a review Jul adelanto,ca 5 contributions. The Tehachapi / TripAdvisor reviews. Tehachapi Pass is a mountain pass crossing the Tehachapi Mountains in Kern County, ionally, the pass marks the northeast end of the Tehachapis and the south end of the Sierra Nevada range.

The route is a principal connector between the San Joaquin Valley and the Mojave Native American Kitanemuk people used the pass as a trade route before the American. The Tehachapi Loop is a miles ( km) long spiral, or helix, on the Union Pacific Railroad Mojave Subdivision through Tehachapi Pass, of the Tehachapi Mountains in Kern County, south-central line connects Bakersfield and the San Joaquin Valley to Mojave in the Mojave Desert.

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Exit at Keene, CA., and turn North (1/4 mile) to Woodford Tehachapi Rd. Turn Right. Follow road about a mile and it will join the tracks under the overpass.

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