Due to the heavy snowing in Portland, the not so often used and seen former PNWR 1805, nee Southern Pacific 3822 was used to shove a transfer to Barnes Yard in North Portland. Originally built as ... (more)
An empty Canadian grainer from points north is about to run up Sullivan's gulch and out to the Columbia river on its way to refill back east.
I finally caught the last heritage unit! After missing 1996 numerous times i finally caught it laying low in north Portland after coming in the previous day from Tacoma.
A tardy northbound Coast Starlight is arriving at Portland, Oregon in summer 1994. The Steel Bridge is owned by Union Pacific. The lower deck carries rail traffic, while the upper deck has a roadw... (more)
The first snowing of the year pelts the Schnitzer Steel power in North Portland.
Bridge shot of Albina Yard following a decent snow storm that stuck around for a solid week.
Looking right at home, BNSF 2334 moves cars around Lake Yard in NW Portland.
After a two hour wait, i was able to witness the future of passenger locomotives on a test train between Portland and Seattle. Built in 2016, the "Charger"locomotive was very quiet and p... (more)
The old and the new in focus. Originally opening in 1896, Portland, Oregon's Union Station has hosted a variety of railroads and their interesting motive power over the years, and today, it got a ... (more)
Two BNSF geeps switch Green Transfer & Storage in North Portland.
Restored to its original Southern Pacific paint scheme, Dick Samuels' GE 70-tonner rolls south on the East Portland Traction Company. The Union Pacific 3203 was originally on display with Spokane,... (more)
A short work train rolls under the Broadway Bridge after our epic 2017 snowing.
After waiting for UP track crews to clear the switches of N Portland Junction, PT 1201 rolls a train into Barnes Yard in front of Mount Hood.
A former MP geep moves out of Barnes Yard under the BNSF to switch the Kenton line.
The Lake Transfer makes a slow run back to Albina Yard