Quite possibly the coolest dirty Dirt Train the SP ever ran glides east through Bluffdale on its long journey to ECDC in Utah's Green River Desert.
SP's Roseville to Alton & Southern manifest glides east through the Salt Lake Valley with a colorful mix of power, including a rare Santa Fe B36-7.
westbound A&C train 708 with a CEFX lease unit leading winds through the Harcuvar canyon
SP's Eugene to Grand Junction mixed freight rambles through the Fourth South Yard in downtown Salt Lake City. This real estate is now occupied by Amtrak and Utah Transit Authority's Salt Lake Cent... (more)
Southern Pacific's Roseville, CA to Grand Junction, CO manifest climbs east through Spanish Fork Canyon on March 6, 1993. The head end pulls 74 cars while a trio of Rio Grande tunnel motors shove ... (more)
In the last years of the Southern Pacific, its power was filthy beyond belief. The first unit in this train is relatively clean (compared to the rest of the fleet), but the last unit is more typic... (more)
As much as I miss the eSPee (and the SP was already gone when I took this image) the dirty locomotives did become a bit of a grind after awhile. Here a pair of rebuilt SD45s sit in Dolores Yard ba... (more)
A veteran of Donner Pass snows, IORY 9500 in an SD45R still Espee Garb bucks snow at Malinta, Ohio on the old DT&I Main.
Ohio Central must have been desperate for power in a hurry because this old warhorse was pressed into service without so much as a "Rustoleum paint scheme". Here they are working a coal train at t... (more)
A pair of Southern Pacific SD45Rs are serviced and ready to haul freight at Rio Grande's Roper Yard in South Salt Lake.
All dressed up in the doomed 'SPSF' livery, SP SD45R No. 7562 awaits departure for Ogden at Rio Grande's Roper Yard in South Salt Lake.
A recent graduate from SP's M-99 rebuild program, SP 7550 awaits an assignment at Rio Grande's Roper Diesel Shop on Aug. 8, 1985.
A westbound Santa Fe manifest runs down the main as a 991 holds in the siding at Woodford.
The OE Express charges up the 1% "Tonquin Hill" across the rebuilt trestle at Hedge's.
SP 7502 East holds just shy of the summit for a train ahead to clear.