The brutish, business-like appearance of an EMD SD45 leads an eastbound Rio Grande manifest freight into Provo on Oct. 17, 1976.
A Utah Railway Wattis Plateau to Intermountain Power coal train crosses Bullock Lane along Coal Track 2 south of in Provo on Feb. 21, 1987.
A Norfolk & Western (former Nickel Plate Road) yard scene in 1978 featuring a stranger from the West.
NORMAN OK June 2 1979 -- An SD45 leads a grain train under partly cloudy skies.
Arizona & California….in Arizona and California. Departing Parker, AZ westbound A&C train 708, bound for interchange with the BNSF at Cadiz, crosses the impressive ex-Santa Fe bridge across the Co... (more)
One UP and a pair of DRGW SD45's with a Santa Fe crew aboard lead the joint DRGW UP ATSF UT to Kaiser Steel at Fontana unit coal train into Cajon station running on the easier grade North track in... (more)
SASAKWA OK May 1974 -- Two SD45s handle the headend of an autorack train. Open auto racks were still a common sight.
WC's eastbound Milwaukee train dropping down Brookfield Hill........Adam Farence Photo.
Freshly painted SD45 5598 leads an eastbound train climbing Cajon Pass through Blue Cut
Not museum pieces yet! Having finished their work at Rice the Mojave Desert again echoes the chant of 6 second generation EMDs as they bring westbound tonnage on ARZC train 708 across the desert t... (more)
Santa Fe SD45 5324 with two SD40-2s and another SD45 at Fullerton, California Nov. 17, 1987.
BELVA OK May 15 1978 -- A pinstripe SD45 leads another SD45 and an SD45-2 around the curve as the mixed freight approaches the east end of Belva. We slept in a tent on the dirt road that night. Ni... (more)
HEMAN OK May 15 1978 -- An SD45 Locotrol master and three SD26s approach the west end of Heman. Next stop is Waynoka.
The daily T31 Asheville turn is almost back home as it climbs the stiff grade into town.
SF 5376 west at Cajon Summit after a snow storm the night before leaves some fresh powder on the ground.