A couple of B&O classics set outside of the Western Scenic Railroad Museum.
A pair of Rio Grande GP30s lead the Provo Local through the industrial fallout of Geneva Steel in Vineyard, Utah. Not a trace of what you see remains today.
Grinding up Edelstein Hill at milepost 136 just east of Edelstein, Illinois, is Santa Fe’s mainline local led by EMD GP30 No. 2723. A total of seven locomotives are working the train; trailing uni... (more)
Here's something to make any GP30 fan smile! A quartet of Rio Grande EMDs (3001, 3013, 3019, 3003) lead a train of Keigley dolomite loads through Provo Junction on May 30, 1990. The train will soo... (more)
It must have been an early day off for the AIKR crew today as both motors were parked and cut off. I'm not sure how long the LTEX SW1500 will stick around as the second GP30 should be shipped here... (more)
Rio Grande's Provo Local heads west for Roper Yard through open farm country just outside of Lehi. Ten loads of welded pipe (loaded on bulkhead flats) were retrieved at the Geneva Pipemill in Vine... (more)
SOU 2601 sits in the historic Spencer Roundhouse. HDR image.
Debuting two months after the completion of sister unit AIKR 4202, Aiken Railway's second, and last unit AIKR 4201 has been completed as well. AIKR 4201 will still spend a couple more weeks testin... (more)
Western Maryland GP30 #502 hauls a heavy freight around Helmststter's Curve with 729 pushing on the rear. A Lerro Productions Photo charter.
Locomotive 502 pulls a through freight over Mt. Savage.
Rio Grande's Roper based Provo Local glides east a few minutes after sunrise in Utah's Salt Lake Valley. The 3001 was the Grande's first GP30, built by EMD in April 1962.
I panned a diesel and I liked it...
This was never the way I planned, not my intention...
It's not what I'm used to, just wanted to try it...
I was curious - WM GP30 #502 caught my at... (more)
Still painted in CB&Q "Chinese Red," BN 2248 sits in the original engine facility at Galesburg.
The D&RGW's very first GP30 gleams in the bright afternoon sunlight working the Roper based Provo Local on July 28, 1989. The EMD GP30 model is a personal favorite of mine, with the 3001 capturing... (more)