A first desert view

A first desert view

Scrub off I-8

A solitary actually-green tree

A truck stops for a break

A gravel road

Telegraph pole and cloud, near Jacumba

More desert scrub

The hire car on a dirt road off I-8

A selfie of Nosher and the Sebring convertible

Wisteria Candy Cottage hoarding

Desert scrub and a petrol station

Spiky cactus and the Wisteria sign

Restrictions in the desert

Vanishing-point road

Desert Ocotillo plant, Route 98

A Budget rent-a-van trundles by

A ribbon highway

Emergency water spots in the desert

The Sebring convertible

Classic vanishing-point view of Route 98

Cars on the vanishing point

Electricity pylons, Route 98

The pylons stride off into the desert

Abandoned dairy near Calexico

The abandoned dairy

The dairy's front-door, all shot-up

Smashed 1930s-style windows

Inside the dairy

A curious house-letterbox on a stick

Loco 7675 - a big lump of metal

A beat-up train at El Centro

Train and hut at El Centro

More dusty rail-yard action

Warehouse and Watertower, El Centro

Heavy locomotives

A line of spare wheel-sets rusts slowly away

Rusty wheels and the loco 'Cotton Belt'

Loco 7275 - Cotton Belt

More rusty wheels

A deserted warehouse

An El Centro railroad crossing

The railway yard

Graffiti tags on a locomotive

A loco between some other engines

A Union Pacific train

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Looking back into El Centro

A homeless dude has a sleep

Pizza Hut sign, quaintly spaced