Southern Pacific SD45T-2 9177 leads Milwaukee Road SD40-2s 156, 174 and 168 through Sullivan's Curve on Cajon Pass. John Doughty photo, courtesy of Dan Wilkinson collection.
GEXR 9392 leads GEXR 432 by the 154 year old Georgetown train station. GEXR 9392 is a ex-Southern Pacific unit.
GEXR 432 proceeds east as it clears CN Peel.
GEXR 9392 leads GEXR 432 by Georgetown with VIA 84 right on his tail.
Late in the day, an eastbound SP manifest headed for Ogden, UT, climbs past the grade crossing in front of us.
An SP eastbound headed for the UP at Ogden, UT, roars through a summer downpour in the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Westbound Kyle plow train hit flangeway ice in a crossing at Kanorado on the Kanas-Colorado border derailing the plow and two of the three locomotives. The locomotives were soon rerailed, but the ... (more)
A westbound SP vehicle train off the NS at Kansas City snakes through the eastern portion of Auburn on the original Donner alignment.
SP 9363 West departs Roseville Yard under a plume of black diesel exhaust--likely caused by an ailing turbo.
Brand-new T-2 No. 9247 idles in Roseville Yard soon after its arrival from EMD.
Engine Crowd at Bakersfield
Late in the day, SP 9354 West takes the original, outside track at Yuba Gap on the Donner Pass line. The newer, second main track, which tunnels through granite here, was built in the early 20th c... (more)
GEXR 432 blasts by the mega lift gang
SP SD45T-2 9363 hits the South switch at Iris as it heads East towards Yuma, AZ.
The Espee...it lives After a year-long hiatus due to maintenance issues, former Espee, now GEXR SD45T-2 9392 (along with former BN, now GSCX 7369), leads train 432 east towards Ma... (more)