The Grants Pass Turn switches out the Crowson mill on a snowy Saturday morning. In a couple of years, traffic on the Siskiyou Line would be hammered by the Spotted Owl.
Two ex-ATSF GP39-2s layover between assignments at the Willamette & Pacific enginehouse in Albany. The facility is affectionately known as the "squarehouse."
FORT SUMNER NM June 21 1986 -- On the longest day of the year Santa Fe GP35u 2964 (ex-TPW GP40 1000), SD45u 5408 and Kodachrome SD45-2u 7217 are eastbound over U.S. 60 with a TOFC train. EMD built... (more)
Two of the first ex-ATSF units repainted by Willamette & Pacific lay over at WPRR's Albany Yard.
Nevada Northern prepares to leave Ely yard in great morning sunlight. The train would then head west for a large group of photographers during the 2017 annual weekend photo charter.
Now just feet remaining inside New Mexico, the K-36 swings around the several S-Curves near Hamilton's Point and its train obediently follows on the way to Antonito.
Locomotive: CTS 484
Man life was good back in early 2000's. Someone from UP thought it was cool to get most of the DRGW tunnel motors and placed them in Helper, Utah. It was a railfan's delight. Here a trio of helper... (more)
FORT SUMNER NM Sept 25 1988 -- Santa Fe B40-8 7418, SD40-2 5064, SD45-2u 5808 and SD39 4003 have a TOFC train in tow on the Transcon.
On a snowy January morning, SP's Grants Pass Turn switches the Crowson Corporation mill on the south side of Ashland. No one knew it at the time, but in just six years the Siskiyou Line would be s... (more)
CZ / 194 Praha - Ceske Budejovice - Kajov (Ex 531 JOSEF SEIDEL)