Around 2005 Metrolink bought four F40PH hulks from Amtrak and four SD60s from the UP with the thought of creating some Frankenstein F59PHs. The plan was flawed (the 710s prime movers were too big ... (more)
A former GO unit shoves it 91 Line train into Los Angeles and passes under the famous 6th Street Viaduct, the precursor to Los Angeles freeways now living on borrowed time.
What could be a BNSF shuttle job or LACLAC switches baretables in front of Hobart Tower.
A Riverside Line train finishes its long run from the Inland Empire to LA as it runs along the Los Angeles River on former UP track.
The morning's Coast Starlight is shoved along the LA River on its way to Los Angeles Union Station.
An East LA bound set of Breda LRVs crest the arc over 1st Street Bridge while the LA skyline sit behind it.
A Culver City bound train heads outbound away from the iconic downtown Los Angeles skyline. In less than two years trains down this line will be going all the way to Santa Monica, bringing railroa... (more)
The cans take a rest after their run from Wunpost and San Luis Obispo. The train sits alongside the Los Angeles River on a ROW that was original built for UP predecessor the Los Angeles Terminal. ... (more)
In this world of more and more ridiculously tight compact car only parking spots, what is one to do when they have something a bit larger? Well, it takes some skillful maneuvering, best handled wi... (more)
Roster shot of what was a truly unique Union Pacific local move, what I guess could be called Extra 3105 worked its way across the Fairlplex parking lot by having pieces of snap track brought be s... (more)
The Guadalupe Turn builds a rather long train all the way back at Gemco Yard. Tonight's train includes a GEEP for either Oxnard or Guadalupe to replace their switcher.
The East Industries Job has finished for the day and dropped its train along Downey Road where it will soon be manned again by the South Industries Job in a gritty area of LA where freight in clas... (more)
The weekend Watson Relief Job heads back from Chevron in El Segundo, passing through the park like area in Lawndale.
Penn Station in Baltimore is one of the great classic stations in America and unlike many of the others, is still as busy (if not busier) than it ever was.
A New York, Susquehanna & Western local is lead by a leased CSX GP38-2 as it brings its train under New Jersey Transit's Bergen County Line at Passaic Junction in Saddle Brook.