The changing scene: much has been altered here as two main tracks now prevail and the SP searchlight signals and code lines have fallen. On a pleasant May morning in 2012 a heavy southbound manife... (more)
UP 7820 leads an unknown eastbound manifest with the Katy second out.
Shortly before reaching the summit, train IBRLC screams through Tehachapi Valley after winding and grinding up the steady 2% grade from Bakersfield.
After clearing the last tunnel on Tehachapi Pass at cable, IBRLC approaches the town of Tehachapi with a trio of EMD products.
Railfans have gathered in the tiny hamlet of Kelso California to watch DD40X 6936 do some switching in the small yard. The 6936 was back in service again earning revenue for the railroad. Cima Hil... (more)
Westbound Arizona & California train 708 slowly approaches the BNSF interchange at Cadiz, CA.
After picking up three Arizona & California engines that were left in the siding at Fishel over the weekend for some unknown reason, the westbound Cadiz Turn is back on the move on this 108 degree... (more)
Bathed in soft light, the beefy profile of Sierra Railway #2 is highlighted against the backdrop of Mikado #34.
At rest in the original Sierra Railway roundhouse, surrounded by the tools that once kept her running, husky Mikado #34 awaits her turn to come back to life. For now, she sits at Railtown 1897 as... (more)
After picking up three Arizona & California engines that were left in the siding at Fishel over the weekend for some unknown reason, the westbound Cadiz Turn is back on the move seen here at Skele... (more)
RCP&E 6434 west rolls through Milligan, CA on the Arizona & California railroad headed for the BNSF interchange at Cadiz.
A pair of ex-IC&E SD40-2s are seen trolling across the California Desert on the Arizona & California main line to Cadiz.
NWP 4324 South makes its way through the oak trees along the right of way with three SD9s for power.
Four SP GP9s haul a string of loaded Rio Grande coal hoppers out of Santa Cruz toward the cement plant in Davenport.
Westbound Arizona & California road train is seen passing through Rice, CA with a pair of ex-IC&E SD40-2s. The small ghost town is home to the famous Shoe Fence and the railroad right-of-way is li... (more)