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Mojave Route Map Changelog



April 21, 2017
  • Updated and added several mileposts (Pg 1, 3, 5-10)
  • Removed speed board at Fleta (Pg 6)
  • Added manual handthrow indicator to switch near PPG (Pg 6)


February 22, 2017
  • Added milepost to Metrolink line (Thanks Frank and MP66!)


February 2, 2017
  • Updated some track labels in Yermo yard.


January 31, 2017
  • Updated N. Bakersfield CP Track (was diverging wrong way)


December 6, 2016
  • Updated speed boards and crossover speeds at BNSF Jct (pg 6)
  • Updated BNSF Bakersfield yard with new V2 track additions (pg 2)


November 16, 2016
  • Added Industry Information to new locations at Mojave and along Palmdale Cutoff.


November 05, 2016
  • Updated with Run 8 V2 Additions.

May 28, 2016
  • Added names to crossovers just before BNSF BAK Yard (Pg 3)

April 30, 2016
  • Corrected Niklor tag (Pg 6)

April 20, 2016
  • Corrected Frito-Lay tag (Pg 10)

April 14, 2016
  • Corrected Paramount tag (Pg 6)

March 28, 2016
  • Corrected ConGlas tag (Pg 1)

March 20, 2016
  • Updated Kern Oil and Progressive Farms tag at Edison.

March 18, 2016
  • Added Landco Subdivision and Oil City Subdivision labels for SJVR tracks
  • Little tweak to east end of UP Bak Yard ladder.
  • Minor font changes on a few pages.

February 18, 2016
  • Updated ConGlass tag to CGL (pg 1)
  • Updated (KPS) Kern Petrol Supply to (KCP) Kern Co. Petrol (pg 1)

January 16, 2016
  • Added (GRN) Greenstone Solutions to Buttonwillow (pg 10)


January 16, 2015
  • Added track lengths to N. Bakersfield expansion

December 30, 2015
  • Added in Barstow Yard map
  • Extended map coverage to MP 732.2, just West of Daggett, where the Mojave/Needles route merge.
  • Added Yermo Yard

December 23, 2015
  • Fixed the "A" and "B" markers between page 1 and 2. Had some mismatches.

December 22, 2015
  • Added Buttonwillow Branch expansion
  • Added North Bakersfield expansion
  • Removed City Tracks A and F for now
  • City Tracks B & C is now (IRS) Interstate Restaurant Supply
  • City Track D is now (KTS) Kern Tractor Supply
  • City Track E is now (GEO) GEO Drilling Fluid

November 30, 2015
  • Updated (CTG) City Track 7 to (DLL) Dixieline Lumber (Pg 2)

August 15, 2015
  • Updated speed boards between Hinkey and Hutt to match in-game boards.

June 18, 2015
  • Minor cosmetic changes to fix some font sizes
  • Added a Tehachapi crossover speed.

January 3, 2015
  • Added a few road crossing on route.

December 16, 2014
  • Corrected speed board at Kern Jct. (50 to 55)

October 2, 2014
  • Corrected Tracks 6 to 14 at UP BAK

September 23, 2014
  • Fixed a few typos at Edison
  • Corrected Track 502 at UP BAK

September 8, 2014
  • Design refresh
  • Corrected track configuration at BNSF BAK around yard entry.
  • Corrected track configuration at UP BAK near service area.
  • Corrected Mojave Yard Wye track configuration.
  • Corrected a few Wye's on the sub to show switch alignment.

June 17, 2014
  • Reverted BNSF BAK track numbering to original numbering since they've been in wide use for a long time among users and server CYO's

June 6, 2014
  • Updated track numbering for BNSF BAK
  • Added track numbers to UP BAK Service area
  • Added Rocket Site Rd crossing MP788.3
  • Added US Hwy 395 crossing at MP777.6
  • Added Harper Lake Rd crossing at MP764.6
  • Added Lenwood Rd crossing at MP752.2
  • Added Williamson Rd name to crossing at MP364.4
  • Added Tag name to Industry names

May 19, 2014
  • Added "Magunden Siding" description that was requested.

February 5, 2014
  • Corrected BNSF Bakersfield Yard Entry track.

January 30, 2014
  • Added 2 versions of map. 1 with Timetable speeds and 1 with original Run 8 speeds

January 29, 2014
  • Updated speed limit boards to display real world timetable restrictions
  • Updated track names at BNSF BAK City Tracks
  • Updated track names at Boron
  • Updated track names at Paramount
  • Removed directional markers at Caliente
  • Added a few MP numbers in the BNSF BAK area
  • Added missing signal at BNSF BAK on Main 1 near Amtrak Depot

January 9, 2014
  • Corrected the track arrangement at Niklor
  • Added track lengths at Monolith

January 1, 2014
  • Fixed a typo on the speed board just west of Ilmon, had 25 but should be 55.
  • A lot of "tidying" up of track spacing at some spots, mostly for my sake to keep things consistent again.

December 18, 2013
  • Updated Saco to Jastro at W. Bakersfield
  • Cleaned up speed boards across the map

November 22, 2013
  • Added tunnel indicators

November 19, 2013
  • Added a few grade crossings through sub for crews to reference

October 16, 2013
  • Added track names to Boron Yard and cleaned it up a little
  • Changed BNSF Jct turnout speed to 25 (10mph was for a track not modeled in sim)

September 16, 2013
  • Added City Tracks spur info to Page 2.
  • Added XOVER label for BNSF BAK Yard on Page 2
  • Added Quantico label at MP 315
  • Added label for SP311 north of UP BAK (need to check track here later)
  • Fixed blurry text pages
  • Added Consolidated Grain label at Edison Track 728/729

September 9, 2013
  • Condensed down BNSF Bakerfields yard to make room for the W. BAK industries. Will add track length's in future update.
  • Revamped pages 5 and 6 by moving one line from page 5 to 6 to give BNSF Jct some elbow room.
  • Added some more Industry names that were missing. Still have a few more to add.

September 8, 2013
  • Added industries west of BNSF BAK
  • Added industry names at Fleta and near Tehachapi
  • Added tracks at Monolith
  • Added note regarding Quiet Zone between Kern Jct BNSF BAK

September 1, 2013
  • Added a missing crossover and intermediate signals on Main 1 & 2 at Bakersfield Amtrak.
  • BNSF JCT T/O speed changed to 10mph
  • Added some general grade information up the hills to Summit. Due to the huge number of grade changes throught the sub, just a few of major changes were listed.
  • Did a little more general cleanup

August 30, 2013
  • General clean up of the route was done
  • Added control point information
  • Added some milepost information to BNSF signals missing it for reference
  • Updated the mini Bartsow yard using the new one from Needles map. Had to squish in the Amtrak at the end there :)

April 28, 2013
  • Corrected typo on track length at UP Bakersfield. Was listed as a 7,000'er instead of 1,000

April 27, 2013
  • Added track lengths at BNSF Bakersfield
  • Added track lengths at UP Bakersfield
  • Added track lengths at Bakersfield Spurs
  • Added missing dwarf single to BNSF Bakersfield yard lead
  • Added industry names at Edison

April 23, 2013
  • Added track lengths East Barstow Yard

April 3, 2013
  • Added missing track in Borax Yard
  • Added track lengths at Borax
  • Added track lengths at Mojave Yard
  • Removed extra track on Mojave Yard wye
  • Added some track lengths in Barstow Yard
  • Added missing mini-siding at Bissel
  • Added track lengths to Fleta spurs
  • Updated nearly all track lengths throughout route. Lengths are measured signal to signal, or to safe distance from switch for spurs. This provides the maximum size train you can squeeze into a block.
  • Removed all manual switch indicators that are not on the mainline or a mainline siding because all switches off the mains are manual anyway.

April 1, 2013
  • Added Barstow Yard Diagram.
  • Cleaned up Keyboard Command page

March 25, 2013
  • Added small spur at Mojave
  • Added industry spur at Fleta
  • Milepost for Bealville Crossover is 339.5
  • Milepost for Bealville is 340.6
  • Signals 3546 and 3557 are single head
  • Milepost for Sanborn is 810.1
  • Updated Track Lengths at all locations

Nov 26, 2012
  • Added MP # to signal at 316.6
  • Added missing signal between Tehachapi and signal 362.2
  • Changed signal at 379.7 to single head
  • Changed signal at 379.0 to single head
  • Flip-flopped signals south of 379.0 to single head faces south and double-head faces north.
  • Moved speed signs from between Detector 813.0 and single/double-head signals to correct location between BNSF Jct Triple head and single/double-head signals.
  • Added missing signal on UP line fro Fleta just before BNSF Jct
  • Changed Detector 765.0 to 766.0 (listed as 765.0 on sim timetable but detector goes by 766)
  • Removed MP#'s from signals south of 754.2
  • Few signal head corrections in BNSF Bakersfield
  • Changed BNSF Bakersfield MP from 885.2 to 888.0

November 17, 2012
  • Added missing '50' speed limit south of Cameron
  • Fixed speed limit sign placement near Warren
  • Added missing '25' speed limit sign at south Tehachapi
  • Added missing MP number to signal 362.1
  • Fixed Caliente MP to 335.4
  • Adjust sidings at MP 346.6

November 16, 2012
  • Added turnout speeds to location names
  • Colored location names to help them stand out a bit. Yellow = UP territory and Orange = BNSF Territory
  • Fixed Signal number 322.1 (was 318.9) on page 1.
  • Added missing signal at Fleta

November 15, 2012
  • Added siding at Marcel
  • Added missing signal near Mojave and fixed signal numbers between Warren and Mojave
  • Added Mojave Yard block
  • Added siding at Woodford
  • Added siding at Boron
  • Added Borox Siding at Boron
  • Updated MP #'s at Bakersfield, Kern JCT & BNSF JCT
  • Added Depot block at UP Bakersfield
  • Moved all Timetable Milepost numbers to be under the location name rather than next to a signal
  • Moved Tehachapi signal 363.9 to better location
  • Moved Tehachapi Detector 363.8 to correct side of siding (with the 'Y').
  • Added missing 25mph sign for WB trains at Caliente
  • Removed rogue leftover MP # at Valley Jct
  • Added "Warren" location header at MP 374.3
  • Added "Summit Switch" header at MP 362.4
  • Added Bakersfield Amtrak track to BNSF Bakersfield page
  • Updated PDF with a few changes to UP Bakersfield.
  • Tried out a little bit color to yard tracks at UP/BNSF Bakersfield, Edison and Barstow.

November 13, 2012
  • Added two missing signals between Cliff and Rowen
  • Relocated 347.0 Detector to be in front of signal 347.2
  • Added missing siding at Rowen
  • Made the timetable page a little larger.

November 10, 2012
  • Moved BNSF Bakersfield to it's own page. Track is based on in-sim track and not CTC board.
  • Added 15mph speedlimit at east Caliente