Nothing like Tunnel Motors palm trees and the old water tank at SLO to make your SP experience complete.
SSW 9374 meets SP 9224 at Edison....I'm standing above Samdcut to get the photo.
SSW 9374 leaves Bakersfield,CA. headed for the Tehachapi Mountains and the Loop while a set of Santa Fe helpers heads into town.
SSW 9374 leaves Bakersfield,CA. headed for the Tehachapi Mountains and the Loop.
Cotton Belt 9374 with four units on the point four in the middle and two towards the rear struggles on the grade near Bealville,CA..
My one and only time at the "Loop" was one of the best California experiences ever.
SP manifest near Bealville,CA..
CEFX exSP tunnel motor plus four more units including two more exSP tunnel motors a rare GP40X and exSanta Fe 45-2 lead a healthy eighty five car train west toward the UP interchange at Limon, CO.