The Maintenance of Way Shed at Ferum California - Constructed of spent railroad ties (wooden sleepers) and salvaged rails, the maintenance of way shed at Ferum California stands abandon aft... (more)
Union Pacific SD40-2 #3707, C30-7 #2494 and M-K-T SD40-2 #619 eastbound at Cajon Summit, California.
A former SP S4 and a former UP GP40 await an unknown fate at the former Carrizo Gorge Railway yard in Jacumba CA on the Mexico border.
Maitenance of Way Shed Switch at Ferrum - Loads of iron ore in open gondolas were brought to the small yard at Ferrum located along the Southern Pacific's Sunset Route by the Salton Sea in ... (more)
A Loram Railgrinder idles in the siding at Woodford as the first section of the QWCRV approches.
As the sun begins to set on the last day of March, a pair of ES44C4s are locked in a battle with gravity as they tackle the 1.4% grade of Ash Hill on the BNSF Needles Subdivision.
A rare BNSF SD70Ace made its way into the LA Basin on a KG4LB with a pair of CSX units trailing as it snakes through the curves of Beaumont Hill.
UP 8970 west leads the SSTCFW bound for Chaffee on the Lone Pine Sub just east of Mojave where they will be unloaded and use in the Tehachapi Mountains.
The Fillmore Western weekend train backs into the yard in Fillmore.
BNSF 1574, formerly ATSF 5670 (built as a SD45-2), prepares to shove the Boron Local off the siding, across the main, and up the Rich Spur, where it will drop a cut of cars.
SP locals and switch jobs are lined up waiting to enter Taylor yard along the LA River at Dayton Ave tower which guarded the east end of Taylor Yard near downtown Los Angeles.
Goat Canyon - The rail line through the Carrizo Gorge was constructed starting in 1906 and it opened in 1919.
Here, an old Santa Fe hopper stands on a siding at Goat Canyon next to the ... (more)
The Gaping Maw of Tunnel 16 - The rail line through the Carrizo Gorge was constructed starting in 1906 and it opened in 1919.
Looking at Tunnel #16 with the switch for the Tunnel #15 Sp... (more)
Southern Pacific #6819, an EMD SD45T-2R "Tunnel Motor", sits parked next to Sacramento Northern SW1 #402 inside the California State Railroad Museum in Sacramento.
On a clear morning in southern California's San Fernando valley, UP's Vulcan rock train takes the siding for a meet at Roxford located in Sylmar. This train usually doesn't rate new power, but on ... (more)