A westbound BNSF track Geometry train sits on the Valley connector at West Barstow. The train made a early morning run from Bakersfield and is awaiting a new crew in this photo.
Santa Fe EMD GP50's (3810-3854)
UP SD70ACe 8474 (new), UP SD70M 5221 and UP AC4400CW 5800. W/B.
Santa Fe 4605 and slug have tied on to Santa Fe caboose 999320 as it works on a yard switching assignment.
Santa FE RCE (Radio Controlled Equipment) car 13 sits in the Barstow yard near the diesel service shops.
A Roger Puta Photograph
The modern looking Santa Fe Barstow yard tower had been in service for about four years when this photo was taken.
An early morning eastbound UP stack train, with in the lead 8 units at Lenwood near Barstow, CA.
SCL 1776 - The One That Begat Them AllThere were two different U36Bs on the Seaboard Coast Line that carried the number "1776." The SCL's U36Bs were being delivered, and 1776:1 was... (more)
BNSF 5053 leads a southbound engine repositioning move through the Mojave Desert to Barstow Ca.
A BNSF intermodal races west on a beautiful high desert day.
BNSF's newest block of rebuilt GP60M-3's have hit California. This batch have bigger number boards, also smaller lettering on the nose. Here 151 awaits assignment at Barstow.
A variety pack on this one, with 4 different locomotive types.