A freshly painted SP SD45T-2 leads an SNTAC coal load through Salt Lake City. The train originated on the Pleasant Valley Branch at Skyline, Utah with a delivery destination of Trona, California. ... (more)
An SP manifest climbs Cherry Hill near Kaysville via trackage rights on UP's Salt Lake Subdivision.
The tenant road--Santa Fe--is in the hole at Woodford to allow a westbound Southern Pacific mixed freight to roll downgrade from Tehachapi Loop on the main line. At the time, the SP was short on c... (more)
Southern Pacific #9337, looking a little worse for wear, leads a north bound mixed manifest through Santa Barbara on the Coast Route
Nothing like Tunnel Motors palm trees and the old water tank at SLO to make your SP experience complete.
SSW 9374 meets SP 9224 at Edison....I'm standing above Samdcut to get the photo.
SSW 9374 leaves Bakersfield,CA. headed for the Tehachapi Mountains and the Loop while a set of Santa Fe helpers heads into town.