The Torrance Local heads out of town with a relatively long train for the trip back to downtown Los Angeles.
What the Antonym of “Urbane”?There is a lot to see here … All of it ugly. UP 3GS21B Y2750’s less-than-stylish design is not helped by the paint scheme “improvements” that have been... (more)
The El Segundo switcher crosses the BNSF Harbor Sub at grade as it arrives at El Segundo with a train for Chevron.
The Torrance Local departs its namesake city with a trio of beat up gensets.
The Torrance Local passes over the street running in downtown Gardena. Although much of the power is cut off, this train had an unusual seven units. Maybe the 'extra' paint required additional pow... (more)
Signal work in South Gate has left the Patata Industrial Lead without working crossing gates. Each crossing had four men (two for each direction) with stop signs to hold up traffic as the Pataa Lo... (more)
The Patata Local shoves away from the stop sign at Otis Road.
The South Industries Switcher awaits its crew on the old Union Pacific San Pedro Sub along Downey Road with some old UP target signals in the background and Hobart Tower behind that.
The Union Pacific's Patata Local smokes up its gensets as it pulls across Otis to clear a switch.
The Union Pacific's Patata Local crosses Atlantic Blvd and nears the interlocking and diamond with the San Pedro Sub while workers flag the train across due to signal work and a local man waves (n... (more)
The South Industries Switcher awaits its crew on the old Union Pacific San Pedro Sub along Downey Road in beautiful light (highlighting the local thug's defacing of railroad property).
The El Segundo Local passes the Catalina Pacific cement plant on its way to drop a long cut of cars at Chevron. The power today was an unusually long six gensets. Maybe the extra paint requires mo... (more)
LOG09R shoves off of PHL rails and onto the UP-controlled Alameda Corridor at CP-West Thenard to switch some industries around Dolores Yard.
The East Industries job passes the searchlights at the LAJ diamond south of Hobart. A couple of the infamous LA-assigned gensets power the crew today.
YLA51 crosses over the Los Angeles Junction Railway diamond in Vernon with a couple tagged gensets for power.