Westbound SP manifest descending the Tehachapis through Woodford.
Montana Rail Link’s gas local heads east along the clear Flathead River on September 21, 2012. Powering the train of tank cars is MRL SD45 (SD45M-2) No. 346 and SD40-2XR No. 263.
Santa Fe’s 881 train cruises through Bucklin, Missouri, as a herd of cattle gathers on a nearby hillside studying the photographers perched there on May 20, 1989. They’ve seen trains before—you gu... (more)
Montana Rail Link SD45 No. 362 is on the west end of a string of stored MRL locomotives, that includes 8 GP9s, a SW1200 and another SD45, in Livingston, Montana, on July 6, 2001.
Train #708 from Parker to Cadiz is paced from the nearby highway as it heads into dirt road only territory.
Train #708 from Parker to Cadiz passes by the ATSF station sign and yard in Rice.
Train #708 from Parker to Cadiz.
Train #708 from Parker to Cadiz passes through the Sonoran Desert about a mile east of Grommet as the setting sun lights the Buckskin Mountains over one state in Arizona.
Train #708 from Parker to Cadiz has just begun its journey with most of its train still in Parker as it crosses the Colorado River into California.
The crew puts together the day's train 708 shoving the power onto the first cut of cars about an hour before train time. In the consist are two Rapid City & Pierre SD40-2s, an ARZC SD45-2 and two ... (more)
This could easily be the 1960s! But it's in fact 2015, where freshly restored 3617 is starred in "Railfan Weekend" (featuring SD45s around the state). Here a classic car (which happened ... (more)
1960's? no 2015!
After a fresh repaint in North Dakota, Northern Pacific 3617 is just a few days returned to Duluth before it starred in the 2015 "Railfan Weekend" which featured SD45s ... (more)
A five unit helper set on a westbound freight is coming into Oakridge, Oregon on a gray spring day in 1981.
A collection of various power around the turn table at the SP yard in Eugene, OR on a spring day in 1984.
UP SD45 24 leads a pair of SD40-2's west out of North Platte, Nebraska. Photo by Joseph R. Quinn.