F59PHI 451 hold down the duties as San Diego's "protec" locomotive as 452 and 453 idle having recently arrived double heading Train 768. With the arrival of Siemens Charger locomotives, ... (more)
A pair of ATSF veterans idle at 22nd Street in between local switching duties in San Diego.
Amtrak F59PHI Surfing Along: Locomotive 451 leads a northbound Pacific Surfliner train through Torrey Pines and into Del Mar. This is the last set of single level equipment still in use on ... (more)
An F59PHI leads southbound train 580 through Rose Canyon on a cool late summer afternoon. Soon, these locomotives will be replaced by SC-44 "Charger" units built by Siemens.
BNSF's National City local makes it's way back to 22nd Street Yard with Bluebonnet 188 as today's power.
San Diego local power looking sharp tied up at 22nd Street.
AMTK 456 will soon board passengers at the San Diego Santa Fe Depot and head up the coast.
A Pacific Surfliner lays over with a classic F59PHI. The days are numbered for these locomotives in this service with the recent arrival of new Siemens Chargers.
In a scene that reminds me somewhat of the opening of Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood, this Pacific Surfliner navigates through downtown San Diego on its way into the station.
An evening Pacific Surfliner lays over in downtown San Diego, seeing nothing but red while its held in the terminal area.
An evening Pacific Surfliner rolls into downtown San Diego.
"San Diegan" ready to head North to Los Angeles.
Having just arrived on one of Amtraks "Pacific Surfliner" trains, Amtrak P42DC no. 11 rests at the Santa Fe Depot in downtown San Diego, CA as AMTK F59PHi no. 453 is fueled on the next t... (more)
For some reason, the engineer on Amtrak 224 sees to be a little distracted as he climbs down from the cab on a beautiful day in San Diego.
A Pacific Surfliner occupies a crossing in downtown San Diego at sunset.