UP 7394 east works through Loma Linda on the Yuma Sub as it leads this stack train towards San Timoteo Canyon.
There is still pride on the Southern Pacific as shown after the crew cleaned the very dirt nose of the 9255, revealing the SP. The crew was waiting for a helper set to attach to the rear of the t... (more)
Early morning east of Colton finds recently renumbered SD90MAC UP 3477 leading a manifest train through the Loma Linda area on the former SP Sunset Route.
One of UP's re-numbered 90mac's leads an eastbound manifest through Loma Linda.
The Southern Pacific Railroad was an official sponsor of the 1984 Summer Olympic Games in Los Angeles, California. As such, they promoted the Games with a special paint scheme applied to SD40R 73... (more)
Passing the old Ice Deck siding in Loma Linda on the Yuma Sub, an eastbound UP container train is digging into the climb up Beaumont Hill.
Near the Ice Deck siding in Loma Linda, an eastbound UP container train begins the climb on Beaumont Hill.
This morning the WB "Sunset" is powered by a pinch-hitting old SP U-boat as it plunges into to that stuff the city fathers there like us to refer to as "haze". The classic old round end observati... (more)
(Updated due to new info). A year or so ago (maybe longer) this S4 appeared in an empty lot in the eastern end of Loma Linda, near Redleands (in an otherwise very suburban neighborhood). As time p... (more)
The Cabazon rock train waits in the ice deck for a fresh crew.
Waiting for a train to shove over Beaumont Hill.
3 units dig in on the grade as they start there run up Beaumont Hill.
Passing under one of the few remaining SP signal bridges still in service on the Yuma Sub, a westbound UP doublestack train nears West Colton as it approaches the Santa Ana River crossing in Loma ... (more)
Sailing in westbound is a sight relatively rare even on the BN, Locotrol units actually in control, during SP's short flirtation with the technology. It only seemed to work on SOU.
I've never seen one of these rebuilt or unrebuilt with the -2 style water sight glass.