BNSF's Malabar Switcher does most of its work in hard to photograph Malabar Yard. Here it pokes its nose out of the yard to clear a cut of cars across a switch.
Santa Maria Valley's GP9 awaits its next assignment. (Photo taken with permission and under supervision of railroad personnel.)
A short Saturday train heads towards a rural crossing on the beautiful Central Coast of California.
After dropping some tractors off at the team track, the Santa Maria Valley Saturday Town Job pulls a string of hoppers that it will putting on a storage track for when needed again. The little 70 ... (more)
With some Deere on the head end, Santa Maria Valley's Town Job heads toward Betteravia with its 70-tonner #80 doing the honors. The flat with tractors will be parked at the team track in Betteravi... (more)
An LA Harbor Train heads under the road bridge at East Barstow as the sun begins to fall on another busy day on the Transcon.
The spigot and the drain of the Transcon is a small highway overpass on the east side of Barstow, near the McDonalds. Here is why - three stacks, two westbound and one eastbound all moving apace a... (more)
A Goat Boat comes into Barstow leading an interesting consist that includes a CEFX SD40M-2 in an SD45 carbody.
Repainted LA Metro Rail train shows off it's new chartreuse face under the LA Skyline. This is the Pico Blvd station.
A train of Sumitomo Nippon Sharyo cars starts moving south again after making the Pico Blvd stop in downtown Los Angeles. Another train passing through here actually stopped when the operator saw ... (more)
A MARTA Red Line train races through the middle of the T. Harvey Mathis Parkway, Georgia State Route 400 on its way to Buckhead, downtown Atlanta, and the airport.
A MARTA Red Line train from Hartsfield-Jackson Airport to North Springs is seen here after leaving the Buckhead station (with the Buckhead skyline in the distance). The train runs in the median of... (more)
Old Conrail power in new paint awaits its next assignment in the Georgia Northeastern yard in Marietta.
The Tilford Switcher shoves a cut of cars norths.
If you were in New York City in the late 70s and early 80s you may recall the "Train to the Plane." Today the regular subway to Howard Beach accomplishes the same (with a connection to t... (more)