It was 1997, Tennessee Pass had a new owner Union Pacific. On this day it still looked and operated like the Southern Pacific, as three almost new AC4400's tackled the 3%.....
The most beautiful steam locomotive in the World, Southern Pacific #4449 charges across Java Creek Trestle on a sunny day in July 2009. This train was bound for the Trainfestival 2009 in Owosso, M... (more)
Westbound SP Colton Taylor hauler El Monte
SP Costa Mesa Local heads east down Santa Ana Street in Anaheim on it's way to the Santa Fe connection at Anaheim Stadium for a few miles of trackage rights then on to the Costa Mesa Branch
Led by a pair of new GP60s, a SP mixed freight splits the signals at Mill Fork. Thomas Szczesniak Jr. photo.
A brand new Motive Power Industries MK5000C, equipped with a 5000 HP Caterpillar diesel engine, arrives in Salt Lake City on SP's EUCHQ. Accompanied by Research & Test car 252, the SP 502, 503, an... (more)
Emerging from shadows deep in Spanish Fork Canyon, a coal empty navigates a sharp righthand curve near Castilla.
Southern Pacific #9337, looking a little worse for wear, leads a north bound mixed manifest through Santa Barbara on the Coast Route
Southern Pacific's Utah Statehood Centennial Special rolls west through Kyune on its journey along the old Rio Grande mainline from Green River to Salt Lake City.
Southern Pacific's Utah Statehood Centennial Special speeds west through Blue Cut on its journey via the former Rio Grande from Green River to Salt Lake City.
Southern Pacific GS-4 4449 rolls along with the Amtrak Transcontinental Steam Excursion at Moundville, AL.
SP 4449 is about to embark on the Amtrak Transcontinental Steam Excursion and its return to the west coast. The Amtrak name has been added to the tender and the auxiliary tender is now Union Paci... (more)
Southern Pacific GS-4 4449 pulls out of Atlanta's Brookwood station with the two day excursion to Alexandria, VA.