A BNSF manifest freight eases out of the yard in Bakersfield and departs towards Tehachapi Pass as a yard job shoves a cut of cars into the yard on the far track. Locomotives:BNSF 6922... (more)
A BNSF GP60M is on the point of the yard job as working in Bakersfield, shoving a cut of cars down the yard lead as a manifest freight departs and heads east. Locomotives:BNSF 145 GP60... (more)
Sole survivor of Espee's roster of 10 4-8-0's, class TW-8. #2914 resides at the Kern County Museum in Bakersfield, California. Schenectady class of 1898.
The beautiful private car Cyrus K. Holiday cools its heels on the rear of the detouring southbound Coast Starlight as it changes crews at the original Southern Pacific depot in Bakersfield prior t... (more)
On 5 May 2004, UP 4859 is in charge of the IOALBR-4. In this scene the Southbound train has made a short pause at Bakersfield, CA at the UP yard for a crew change.
Santa Fe 813 East accelerates out of the yard with a hot BNSF pig train, as another waits to follow it. Of the two railroads in the BNSF merger, ATSF was certainly the one with a knack for intermo... (more)
A brand new Charger brings up the rear of this Eastbound Amtrak as it passes the start of double track at West Bakersfield.
With the relatively slow speeds of Tehachapi behind it, Amtrak 14, the San Joaquin Starlight, highballs the original Southern Pacific depot in Bakersfield for a race up the heart of the Central Va... (more)
The SJVR Photo Line. An impromtu photo line has been formed by three of the San Joaquin Valley Railroad's units as they pose in the Bakersfield yard on a cloudy morning.
Moving from lef... (more)
BNSF 4061 is on the rear of a Northbound stack train as it pauses at the somewhat classic sign on the yard office at BNSF's Bakersfield yard.
A southbound BNSF manifest grinds upgrade towards Sandcut as the sun drops over Bakersfield.
A brand-new GP50 leads an intermodal train into the yard as an eastbound prepares to depart for Tehachapi Pass and Barstow.
SP's famous "Cans" emerge from Tunnel 5 at the west end of Cliff siding in the Tehachapis.
A Roger Puta Photograph