This site features daily historical railroad posts from the Big Bend/Columbia Plateau region of Washington state.
Wednesday, May 6, 2009
1949 Aerial View Near Coulee City 1
Note in this view the newly built South Dam at the south end of what would be the Bureau of Reclamation Equalizing Reservoir, now called Banks Lake. You can see the current end of track at Coulee City, and follow 2 lines out into the area below the dam.