Amtrak "Superliner" coach 34008 has had its body raised by one of the two sets of permanent car jacks at the new Preventive Maintenance Facility at the carrier's Los Angeles engine and car shops. ... (more)
Amtrak P42DC 59 and F59PHIs 463 and 453 soak up the sun on a warm August day at the Redondo Junction engine facility near downtown Los Angeles. The old Santa Fe turntable is still in use, althoug... (more)
On August 18, 2011, Amtrak's new Los Angeles Preventive Maintenance Facility was dedicated. Seen in this view are a variety of Superliner cars receiving routine maintenance. Coach 34008 sits hig... (more)
power sitting at Santa Fe Hobart yard diesel facility at sunset
On November 25th, 1976, one third of Southern Pacific's big EMD and GE diesels are serviced at the railroad's Taylor Yard in Los Angeles, California. The Espee owned three U50s (represented here ... (more)
All thats left of the former Southern Pacific Taylor Yard just north of Los Angeles. You can make out the ghostly remains of where the turntable used to be.
Westbound manifest - most likely a Chatsworth Hauler, is seen at the east end of Hewitt siding with the Hollywood Burbank airport in the background
SP power lined up on ready tracks at SP Taylor yard engine facility Los Angeles, CA
Its train time at LAUPT, as passengers gather around train 366 (LAUPT to downtown Riverside).
The equipment from Amtrak train #1, the westbound Sunset Limited, deadheads from Union Station to the maintenance facility along the Los Angeles River on the morning of July 3, 2011. On the... (more)
A fine display of motive power outside the Metrolink shops at Cypress Park.
This kind of looks like my first train set!
A San Diego-bound Amtrak Pacific Surfliner (#566) heads along the Los Angeles River on its way out of Los Angeles on July 3, 2011. Mission Tower, which was one of Union Station's two tower... (more)
The Sunset Limited equipment is deadheaded out of LAUS and to 8th Street Yard alongside the LA River.