An empty rail train roll to a stop in Newberg, to drop off the 3603, which had developed some elctrical problems.
No April Fools Joke here! A loaded rail train, with one old SP SD9 as power, grinds up Rex Hill. The train will be at the summit in about anout 5 car lengths.
An empty rail train passes through Dundee on it's way back to Independence. The concrete building to the left of the enginge is a hold over from when the SP's "Red Electrics" operated trolley ser... (more)
An empty rail train passes through Newberg on it's way back to Independence.
Fire shoots out of the Crossett Western (1929 Alco 2-8-2T) #10's firebox while working hard uphill. The steam crew has since added a "fire guard" onto the firebox making shots like this a thing o... (more)
My goal train was the Weyerhaeuser train, but this UP train came along and had other ideas.
Passing under I-5 with the unique blue strobes in action.
Two green warriors lead the Spokane - Longview Jct. manifest northbound.
"The Switcher" ventures out of Longview Yard to serve grain customers in the Kalama area.
Cab interior shot
Blurrin' down the track!
As we rolled towards Banks, we ran into a severe fog bank, while trasveling over the 1100-foot long wooden trestle at Rockton. We went quite slow, as we had some concern wether or not the bridge ... (more)