Leaving Leyden, Colorado, under angry skies, Union Pacific westbound manifest MDVRO ascends toward the Front Range on the afternoon of October 29, 1999. Six locomotives power the train, led by EMD... (more)
Six-axle EMDs idle in the yard awaiting their next assignment.
An SP eastbound roars through the deep cut where tunnel 6 once was as a westbound Santa Fe pig train recedes in the distance. The photographer is in the midst of a race with an eastbound SP 10,000... (more)
Time is short for this SP Tunnel Motor, get your shots while you can! GEXR 432 crosses the Humber Tresstle on very cold and very windy March morning.
A Southern Pacific freight departs the Ogden Union Railway & Depot Co. yard at 21st Street on Sept. 25, 1976. A few interesting details in this view include the old SP shop complex, the yard tower... (more)
A recent graduate of SP's GRIP program leads a westbound pig train on the fourth crossing of Tehachapi Creek.
SP 9197 west with RG 3123 and SP 7760 are stopped at the Vail crossovers waiting for clearance into Tucson yard.
westbound SP coke train approaching Humphreys siding near Santa Clarita. This main line at the time is now a Metrolink siding.
"Got Track Warrant?" A friendly reminder to crews climbing climbing aboard MNA's 9375.
A southbound MNA freight led by a trio of second gen EMD's head for Harrisonville, MO where the train will be tied down until the next crew is ready to take the train toward Carthage.
A southbound MNA freight, led by a trio of second gen EMD's, screams up Independence Hill in notch-8.
Cotton Belt 9278 is in run 8 as it leads an eastbound through the reverse curves on Banning Pass.
There is still pride on the Southern Pacific as shown after the crew cleaned the very dirt nose of the 9255, revealing the SP. The crew was waiting for a helper set to attach to the rear of the t... (more)
GEXR 9392 leads GEXR 431 through Limehouse with notch 8 locomotives leaving some exhaust smoke.