Brand new IHB 3GS21B #2140 leads a caboose and a couple of tank cars south through Blue Island junction
The Pacific Harbor Line rosters twenty-four engines, all low-emission diesel-electrics. In this view of the Pier A Yard enginehouse can be seen MP20C-3 66, a string of four/fifths of the roads 3G... (more)
A Watson transfer job heads up PHL's stretch of street running on McFarland in industrial Wilmington. The consist includes half of PHL's fleet of 3GS21Bs. The auto carriers are likely to be filled... (more)
A pair of genset units push this LOG44 through Thenard.
"The Torrance" shoves under the iconic Colombia Steel Viaduct in its namesake city of Torrance. The Viaduct originally carried Pacific Electric freight to Columbia Steel over the line to Torrance ... (more)
The Alliance Yard-North Yard transfer job with five Gensets heads south on the BN transfer.
After shoving CSX 281 into the wheel shop, one of Selkirk's Gensets poses. It is a heckuva lot easier to railfan this location now that Ben's Bridge is closed to vehicular traffic. I do not know... (more)
On July 24th, 2011, as Union Pacific train SWAAN 24 (Special, Walker CA to Anaheim CA), the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus train, heads south down Anaheim's Olive Street, the train is f... (more)
Union Pacific's "Dolores Local" shoves up the Manuel Sub out of Mead Yard. Once clear of the junction, it will pull onto the Long Beach Sub (the bridge over the Dominguez Channel by the Tesero Ref... (more)
A northbound transfer creeps past the massive grain elevators in Saginaw, TX while waiting DS22 to give them a light across the Saginaw Interlocker.
The Building Tunnel. One of the more interesting features of Boston railroading is the Grand Junction Branch's building tunnel under one of MIT's many research buildings. MBTA's Te... (more)
BNSF Superbowl passenger cars are on the move at T55
The lead unit on a three-unit consist of Gensets looks over at the Los Angeles skyline. Power is stored here, along the concrete LA River for the two locals out of the 4th Street Yard (the LOW10 t... (more)
UPY #2712 performs local duties with two other Gensets.