Few of todays' railfans know the amazing fact that from the 1900 to 1960, the mighty Southern Pacific ran a 3 foot narrow gauge railroad in the Owens Valley of California. Stock Car 163, built be... (more)
ATSF 3751 passes under State Street as it heads to San Bernardino.
Southern Pacific 9177 leads Milwaukee Road SD40-2 156, 174 and 168 south out of the Taylor Yard and along the "river" in Los Angeles. The train is waiting for a red signal to clear and will soon ... (more)
A late afternoon Pacific Surfliner ducks under the 6th Street Viaduct as it races along the Los Angeles River destined for San Diego. The iconic span has starred in numerous TV shows, commercials,... (more)
leased NW units sit at Santa Fe's Hobart diesel facility
The "Elsie" shoves a long string of cars towards Hawthorne while running alongside the parallel Century Freeway. This is one of those shots that I have wanted for decades, but getting a train faci... (more)
Stacks along the LA River. This train is going around the horn so to speak. It came in on the Alhambra Sub (SP Sunset Route) and is now heading down on the old Los Angeles Terminal (later UP, now ... (more)
BNSF 7302 heads a doublestack train up Cajon Pass at Hill 582 as two Union Pacific units bring up the rear of a westbound on the evening of the 20th December 2012.
Olivet Ascending [Hike About Los Angeles Series] - Angels Flight is a funicular railway located on Bunker Hill in Downtown Los Angeles. It consists of two funicular cars named Sinai and ... (more)
The LOF42 is heading back to Gemco on the Metrolink Valley sub. A stack train is in the siding waiting for the local plus another Metrolink train.
The Cereal Food Processing plant switcher has just pulled a cut of cars up to the milling plant (from a spur off the Union Pacific Wilmington Sub).
A platform repo train builds at Nadeau south of the erstwhile Amoco Tower on the one time Pacific Electric four track main - now split between LA Metro Rail and Union Pacific.
brand new 757 sits in track seven at BNSF's exSanta Fe Hobart yard diesel facility
for reasons that I do not remember, Union Pacifics hot LAZ is detouring over Santa Fe and has just been pulled backwards out of UP's East Los Angeles yard down the San Pedro Sub and is now heading... (more)