Highball Oxnard! Amtrak 763 races out of Oxnard against a clearing, blue sky as three additional Amtrak California cars and the CDTX 2052 bring up the rear. The extra equipment has been playing a ... (more)
Having just rejoined their train on the main, UP 1375 prepares to get back underway with the LOF63 having completed their delivers to the industries on the P&G industrial lead.
Highballing the Oxnard Transit Center as it turns into the morning light, Amtrak 768 heads south for its next station stop of Camarillo. In the background, the LOF63's conductor walks toward the p... (more)
Shoving nearly half its train down the Proctor & Gamble Paper Products industrial spur, better known to the LOF63's crew and dispatcher as simply, "P&G," UP 1375 leaves the remainder of its train ... (more)
Squint your eyes and picture a bloody nose and Southern Pacific gallery cars... While it no longer adorns the proud Southern Pacific bloody-nose paint scheme, iconic light package or a stea... (more)
With its station work complete, Amtrak 774 highballs Oxnard and meets a parked Union Pacific autorack train as it turns into the morning light. Following the passage of trains 774, 763 and 14, the... (more)
Making its final approach to the entrance of Naval Base Ventura County, VCRR 1704 finds the morning light as it leads a long string of empty auto racks through town that are bound for the storage ... (more)
Easing around a sharp bend, VCRR 1704 leads a hefty string of auto racks off the interchange tracks and onto home rails as it heads for the Naval Base Ventura County. Built in 1952 for the Santa F... (more)
Leaning into the curve as it departs Oxnard, Amtrak 774 heads for its next station stop of Camarillo while Amtrak 1761, sporting three private cars and a P42 on the rear, crawls through the siding... (more)
A Northbound Amtrak Heading South? Completing the second half of its step-two move, Amtrak 1761 prepares to head south back to the Oxnard depot to complete its station work after being or... (more)
With its time along the Pacific Ocean complete, UP 7402 leads this edition of the southbound Oil Cans further inland as it passes between Oxnard and Camarillo along field after field of crops.
Making track speed over the Santa Clarita River (actually flowering on this afternoon thanks to the massive amount of storms this winter), UP 1469 leads a single load of plastic pellets as it head... (more)
UP 1381 is the current power for the Oxnard Local, as it sits out the weekend awaiting another work week.
A southbound Amtrak Pacific Surfliner departs Oxnard on a beautiful clear day along the former SP Coast Line.
Dusk falls on the California Coast as the southbound Coast Starlight runs around the LOF66 at Oxnard.