Brand new SP 7100 has stopped for a crew change in the Tucson yard. The SP 7100 was rebuilt by Morrison- Knudsen, and is on its first run to the west coast.
Union Pacific's Potash Local rolls east along the ex D&RGW on its way back to Grand Junction,CO.
The westbound Oxnard local from Santa Paula to Oxnard passes the Old Southern Pacific Station in Saticoy. Built in 1887, the unrestored SP common standard design station, sits on the original Co... (more)
After spotting cars at Spears Plastic, the empty car is rolled down a slight incline past the switch on the main. 1374 will then enter the main, hookup, and Highball Santa Paula for Oxnard.
An interesting lash-up of EMD locomotives pulls this afternoon's Canon City local train out of the yard at Pueblo as it heads for the massive H... (more)
Obviously a former Southern Pacific locomotive, Union Pacific EMD GP40M-2 No. 1481 is in for another overhaul at the railroad’s Jenks Shop at North Little Rock, Arkansas, on May 20, 2015. It will ... (more)
A young boy watches Union Pacific's 'Potash Local' roar up the Cane Creek Branch near Arches National Park
Union Pacific SD70M No. 5147 and GP40M-2 No. 1481 are in the Downing B. Jenks shop for overhaul on May 18, 2014. The former Southern Pacific was numbered No. 7111 after being rebuilt from a Baltim... (more)
Union Pacific's rare once a week "Potash Local" returns from the namesake industry with two GP40 locomotives in charge of 7 loaded hoppers . We weren't the only ones photographing the tr... (more)
Evansville and Western Railway local completes it's work at Howell Yard, and uncouples from it's cut to park at the fuel pad. A CSX manifest awaits a crew on the main track at Howell, as well. Sho... (more)
UP LSB50, with a GP40M-2 and GP60 for power, slows down as it passes the photographer and enters Glover siding.
EX-SSW 1524 switches Leslie Salt in Newark Ca.
The Santa Margarita Turn, with two engines, and an equal number of cars hustles down the Coast Sub near San Ardo on it's way south to Paso Robles. A recent storm, that has only finally cleared ou... (more)
A dust devil plows through a UP local as it sits in the Bakersfield yard.