An ailing turbo has this aging set of Trona Railway EMDs down to a crawl, as they lug their train loaded with soda ash toward Searles.
Trona Railroad Baldwin AS616s 54 & 52 switch the plant in Trona.
Trona Railroad Baldwin AS616 #54 switches the plant in Trona.
The daily run to Searles departs Trona late in the afternoon.
Trona Railway SD9 #2001 quietly sits outside the railroad's shop building, as there is no more life left in this old unit. Due to a main generator failure the railroad decided it wasn't cost effe... (more)
After leaving cars at the Junction with the UP at Searles, 6 Trona Railway units are returning light to Trona to tie up for the afternoon.
Trona Railway SD40-2 #2008 leads three other EMDs, as they begin their trip up to the Union Pacific interchange at Searles with a unit train of covered hoppers. Searles Valley Minerals' Argus pro... (more)
Trona Railway SD45-2 #3001 sits outside the Trona shops shortly after delivery. Trona Railway is a 30 mile shortline that interchanges with the Union Pacific (ex. Southern Pacific) Lone Pine Bran... (more)
TRC 3005, 3006, 3001, 3003 & 3002 returning from Searles