A brand new GE struggles to keep its train under control after starting a downhill grade from the summit at the town of Kamela in the Blue Mountains.
A Union Pacific manifest slows to a halt as it nears the end of the siding at the summit of the Blue Mountains. After waiting for a train to pass, the manifest will highball Kamela after blocking ... (more)
A Union Pacific Intermodal winds its way through the hills of Eastern Oregon on the La Grande Subdivision. The train is headed for points east.
The 3 car LIM70 Modoc Local passes by a service station on the Oregon/California State Line.
Two UP widebodies are spotting a grain hopper at a silo just east of Merrill, OR. Its wild to see this job tiptoe onto branches and leads with its two heavy six-axle motors.
BNSF's H PASBAK is seen here just North of Klamath Falls. They are running on a stretch of trackage rights that allow them to bridge the gap between their own lines in Chemult and Klamath Falls.
A Union Pacific manifest skirts its way towards Albina Yard along the Willamette River.
On the day of his final run with Amtrak, a waving hand is seen in the cab as George Landrock arrives at Portland's Union Station for the last time. The smoke rising from the rails is the result of... (more)
SP 9091 splits the lower quadrant semaphores as it switches the mill at Cottage Grove, OR. The train is northbound on the Siskiyou line heading toward Eugene Yard.
"Highball The Dalles"
Eastbound K-Line with an ACe leading, heads out of The Dalles, Oregon on UP's Portland Sub in the early evening.
UP 694 switches out the Kraft Foods Nabisco Bakery in North Portland. After switching, the crew will take its local down the Kenton Line on the Portland Subdivision.
South Bound BNSF freight rolls across the High trestle over trout creek between South Junction and Gateway, Oregon on the Oregon trunk RY
Two generations of EMD products face south of Albina yard.
Two Great Northern F’s await their next assignment at Portland, Oregon on April 11, 1969. Portland’s Union Station Tower is in the background.