After driving through a very intense thunderstorm, we exited the interstate as the sun came out and found the KYLE Limon Turn tied down on the mainline with the freshly repainted 3098 leading.
Tunnel motor 9308 with sister SD45 8812 downhill on SPs
Colton Palmdale Cutoff at Silverwood, Cajon pass
KYLE's Limon Turn was climbing westbound into Bethune
A Southern Pacific eastbound intermodal coils through the curves on the lower level of the line over Tehachapi Pass between Ilmon and Caliente.
KYLE westbound Goodland to Limon turn with freshly painted in G&W family scheme passing a set of exRock Island searchlight signals still standing thirty two years after Rock Islands demise at MP 1... (more)
Four big units are on the point of this eastbound SP drag of mixed freight and intermodal. The first, second and fourth units are rebuilt (at the road's shops in Sacramento) SD45T-2s, but the thir... (more)
Eastbound SP train passing Hiland siding about to descend Cajon Pass
SP manifest downhill on the Colton Palmdale line. Have a look at the different levels of tracks and highways
B&LE 901 south passes B&LE 867 which is the south unit on a lite power move headed north to the dock.
A pair of former UP tunnel motors sit in Galesburg Yard. Rumor has it these are bound for scrapping.