A six-unit SP light helper rolls downhill through the multiple reverse curves near the Allard Horseshoe.
A westbound SP manifest rounds the curve just west of Ilmon after crossing Caliente Creek.
An eastbound SP manifest cuts in a mid-train helper at Bena. In a moment the man on the ground will raise his hands to indicate to the engineer that he's approaching a "hook."
Kodachrome you give us those nice bright colors.... SP 7566 in the Kodachrome scheme, leads a colorful consist along Hwy 50 near Texas Creek on the Tennessee Pass line in June of 1989. Alas, this ... (more)
IORY SD45R 9500 leads the WCH B turn north, as it departs Springfield, OH for Lima, OH. The train passed through two well known relics of the former DT&I that are still around for the I&O. In the ... (more)
IORY SD45R 9500 trundles across the wooden trestle over Buck Creek at Snyder Park, just north of Springfield, OH. The bridge, and rail line the I&O are traversing on was part of the former DT&I ma... (more)
Three MRL SD45's charge eastward near Reed Point, Montana on a beautiful August morning.
Screaming eastbound, three Montana Rail Link SD45's are in charge of the M-SPOLAU1-06A on a beautiful mid summer morning. The train is skirting the banks of the Yellowstone River, and will shortly... (more)
April 8, 1990: At Roseville, CA, a conductor on this eastbound Southern Pacific freight walks to the head end as the brake test is being completed on his train. Shortly, these big SD45Rs will powe... (more)
SP 7561 merger units is among a large group of power at the SP Tucson diesel facility which includes some BN power in April 1990.
The World’s Fair Daylight pauses at Cameron, California, between Tehachapi and Mojave. I believe that this was where the helpers were uncoupled, and the 4449 proceeded unescorted into Los A... (more)
After conquering the Tehachapi Mountains the World’s Fair Daylight rolls into Cameron, California on a crystal clear southern California day.
Preserved SP 7457 on display with a brand new light package, numberboards, and paint job.
ARZC eastbound train 807 near old ghost town of Archer
Indiana & Ohio Railway's only SD45R an EX Southern Pacfic leads the first shift job back to Queensgate crossing over Mill Creek at Winton Place