Amtrak 532 departs the Oakland/JLS station and heads North towards Emeryville and eventually Sacramento.
With only an air conditioning box to show for the big yellow borg taking over, SP 352 gives it all its got pushing a heavy ethanol train through Jack London Square.
The fog has burned off and revealed a Swoosh SD40-2 posing with a cut of baretables in front of the San Francisco Bay Bridge.
RP contributor and pretty much my best friend Andrew Blaszczyk has dressed properly for the hottest day of Summer 2010 for the Bay Area, as he and his 7D glass CDTX 2052 heading South through Jack... (more)
Night falls as activity at the Port of Oakland begins, the unloading of a ship from overseas starts up while workers report for work... All while UP 7752 watches on, leading it's 3 car special awa... (more)
A monster Newark to Roseville hauler cruises up Jack London Square.
After taking hours to do an air test, the UP 5851 is finally on the move and rolls through Jack London Square on a stunning August afternoon.
A brand spankin' new ES44DC leads the once-a-week Warm Springs Local through Jack London Square about 30 minutes before sunset.
Whoa!!! With marker lights on and ditch lights flashing, a YN2 Dash 8 gathers attention in Jack London Square, leading a light power move off of an ethanol train that terminated in East Oak... (more)
The lone green-striped 710ECO rebuilt Amtrak California F59PHI rests at Amtrak Oakland's Kirkham Street Facility awaiting some TLC maintenance time. The State of California and Amtrak are currentl... (more)
Super Fleet Street! BNSF's 8200 series SD's are quite rare in Northern California, and even rarer to show up on the Tuesday only running Warm Springs Local! BNSF 8218 and 5282 team up to ru... (more)
UP Challenger 3895, the King of Steam has arrived at Oakland after hauling several hundred railfans up from Milpitas. It arrived at 10 am but the light is already unfavorable. Thanks to the Nation... (more)
On a beautiful December morning, Amtrak 711 heads South through Jack London Square, about 45 seconds from its terminating point: Oakland.
Ready to push away, northbound (eastbound?) out of Jack London Square.
Afternoon approaching, in Jack London square station