SP freight rounding the Caliente curve, descending from the Tehachapi Mountains
The snow-covered Oquirrh Mountains provide a backdrop for an eastbound freight which is holding east of Smelter on the UP Lynndyl Sub.
The summer of 1994 found me in Kansas City for an internship with a flight school at Kansas City Downtown airport. This was a great time to be in the area, as several Class 1s were still around b... (more)
SP 8266 west leads 7 other units up the steep grade at Chamiso, AZ.
SP freight rounding the Caliente curve
Back to back SP AC4400CWs pull a KPAIC coal empty west through Plainview on UP's Moffat Tunnel Subdivision.
In 1994, Mountain Top, Pennsylvania's Morrison-Knudsen plant was releasing rebuilt units as SD40M-2s for the Southern Pacific Railroad. On September 1, Conrail train ALHB-2B has fresh SP 8600, 86... (more)
A Southern Pacific coal load climbs the steep Tennessee Pass Subdivision a mile or two below the summit on a sunny March 29, 1997 afternoon. The 100 car train had three AC4400CWs on the point, fou... (more)
A Southern Pacific SD45T-2R, SD45R and SD40R combo lead a 46 car KCOAT along the Arkansas River west of Princeton on March 29, 1997.
Southern Pacific "Red Electric" interurban service, East Side Local. Photo is circa 1920. My grandfather Frank J. Schlick Sr. is the third man from the left.
The AC-12 class 4-8-8-2 "cab forward" # 4294 of the Southern Pacific was built in 1944 as the last of a series of 20 locomotives by the Baldwin Locomotive Works. The only survivor of its... (more)
SP SD45T-2R No. 6793 leading an ROCHM, meets DRGW SD50 No. 5505 leading the DVROM at Ironton on March 2, 1997.
A 116 car DVROM snakes through Kyune along the Price River on a sunny Nov. 9, 1996 afternoon.
A colorful power consist leads the RVKCM east through West Gilluly as viewed from East Gilluly on the opposite side of Spanish Fork Canyon, Oct. 5, 1996. Track profile charts indicate the photogra... (more)
And they're off!