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May 29, 2015 6:04 PM

The move that sped up train travel over the Cuesta Grade

New technology, Centralized Traffic Control, in 1944 allowed for faster train runs over Cuesta Grade by Southern Pacific Railroad.

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David Middlecamp


Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at .

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