With the Erie Lackawanna SD45-2 as the second unit, Contrail's OI16 heads west from South Amboy towards Browns Yard.
A Watson Shuttle with baretables climbs the grade to the Normandy overpass (which also used to take the tracks over the Pacific Electric). They are seen passing a suburban oil well field. Many cit... (more)
A Watson Shuttle with baretables for temporary storage are passing by Watson Yard (way in the back). They will take the cars a few more yards and then break their train in half for storage until n... (more)
Ever since the Alameda Corridor opened, all jobs west of Hobart are yard or shuttle jobs on the BNSF. Here we see a baretable in the form of the 623 shuttle pulling a string of flats off of Termin... (more)
Straight out of Compton. The Pacific Harbor Line Reyes Switch passes over one of the few grade crossings where the Reyes industrial trackage is visible from public property on a quiet Sunday after... (more)
A just delivered rebuilt MDOT F7 leads Baltimore & Ohio commuter run 61 into the station in Gaithersburg, with a steam-generator-equipt GP9 trailing to power the old cars.
On the very first day of revenue trains (well, they were free that day, but they were scheduled and passenger carrying), I set of Siemens cars slows on its final approach to the Downtown Santa Mon... (more)
The Second Watson passes under the 110 and is about to pass under Vermont Blvd. on its way up to Alcoa Yard in Torrance where it will switch out a few industries.
The Second Watson heads north through Wilmington on its way up to Alcoa Yard in Torrance where it will switch out a few industries.
The First Watson heads south through Redondo Beach on its way from working Chevron in El Segundo to working Exxon Mobil in Torrance.
A BNSF AC4400CW leads a Los Angeles bound commuter train from San Bernardino down the media of the I-10 Freeway. The Railroad was here first and the freeway was built around it.
On the first day of revenue passenger trains in 63 years, a set of elderly Nippon cars heads west into Santa Monica. While most of this route is built on the old Los Angeles & Independence (Santa ... (more)
Amtrak's San Luis Obispo bound Pacific Surfliner pulls to a station stop in Van Nuys CA, where it will pick up a nice compliment of additional riders.
A pair of Western Maryland SD40s shove against the caboose of a Chessie System freight as the sun drops, during rush hour in suburban DC.
A Baltimore & Ohio commuter train made up of what B&O called Speedliners.