One of the sets of power working BNSF Railway's Hobart Yard, southeast of downtown Los Angeles, consists of GP60M 116 (ex-ATSF 116) and SD40-2 1887 (ex-BNSF 6769, nee-ATSF 5112).
Amtrak train #14, the northbound Coast Starlight, prepares to load at Los Angeles Union Station before departing for Seattle, Washington, on August 17th, 2013. P42DC 156, painted in the ca... (more)
brand new Santa Fe B40-8W 549 sits at Hobart yard waiting it's first assignment east out of Los Angeles
The final run of Amtrak's state-supported overnight Sacramento to Los Angeles train, the Spirit of California, has arrived in Los Angeles on October 1st, 1983. This service operated just t... (more)
Amtrak Dash 8-32BWH 509 awaits a private car to be detached from a nearby Pacific Surfliner consist, before switching the car out of Union Station, Los Angeles.
A northbound Los Angeles MTA "Blue Line" train heads up Flower Street to the Pico Station (adjacent to the Staples Center, home of the NBA's Lakers and NHL's Kings) on July 21st, 2013. In case it... (more)
UP's SP transfer job waits in the D yard to depart SP's Taylor yard back to UP's East Yard near downtown Los Angeles
On March 10th, 1973, the fireman on this Southern Pacific local gives a friendly wave as the train crosses Washington Boulevard (the longest continuous east-west arterial road in Los Angeles, Cali... (more)
The bustle of Union Station, Los Angeles, California.
How old do you think this little gem is? 1890? 1880? Well, you are wrong! This little unassuming 4-4-0 was made in 1864! That is 149 years old and amazing. Yet another cool fact: it was built for ... (more)
Its journey is just about done, as engineer Ed Dickens brings Santa Fe 3751 (owned by the San Bernardino Railroad Historical Society) to a stop on the old Santa Fe turntable at Amtrak's Redondo Ju... (more)
AT&SF 3751 at Los Angeles Union Passenger Terminal for National Train Day 2013 - AT&SF 3751 and a Restored Railway Express Truck sit at LAUPT for National Train Day 2013.
BNSF San Ber... (more)
PHL 40 at LAUPT - A shot of Pacific Harbor Lines #40 on exhibit at Los Angeles Union Passenger Terminal for National Train Day 2013.
Normally, a PHL engine would not be found at thi... (more)
AT&SF 3751 & CB&Q Silver Solarium at National Train Day 2013. - AT&SF 3751 and CB&Q observation car Silver Solarium sit at LAUPT for National Train Day 2013.
Amtrak 406 sits in Los Angeles Union Station on the 40th Anniversary train, with Santa Fe 3751 in the background, and a new platform being built in the foreground.