A Santa Fe SD45 leads a fellow bluebonnet GE on a Conrail freight from Chicago's Corwith Yard bound for nearby Elkhart. Tom Bowers photo.
NORMAN OK Oct 20 1980 -- Santa Fe SD45 5547, F45 5927 and SD45 5509 roll through Norman on the point of train 365. This mixed freight is eastbound (compass north).
On a nice September evening, WC SD45 7525 sits on display at the IRM.
A Roger Puta Photograph
A high-hood N&W SD45 is the leader as a trio of EMDs heads west along the former Nickel Plate mainline toward Calumet Yard in Chicago. The train is about to cross 165th Street in Hammond while th... (more)
Montana Rail Link’s 840 Helena local curves toward Toston, Montana, along the Missouri River in Lombard Canyon on a cool September 21, 2008. Powering the westbound train returning to Helena is EMD... (more)
SD45 (SD40M-2) 9034 leads a BN double stack train on a slightly hazy morning near Milledgeville, IL in February of 1994. The train is on BN's C&I SUb.
While still working for CNW I had the chance to visit hometown, Eau Claire, WI and managed to capture train 472 heading east toward Altoona as it went under the old highway 53 bridge on Eau Claire... (more)
Eastbound grain empties passing Valentine, AZ siding
Freshly painted for the failed SPSF merger SF 5401 was sitting at Santa Fe's Hobart yard diesel facility.
Before the SDP40Fs Arrived … Or Were Even Built!On October 22, 1972, Amtrak train #3, the Southwest Limited, arrived on Track 6 at Los Angeles Union Passenger Terminal behind Santa ... (more)
EMDs Muscle Through FullertonSix big EMD diesels hustle a Santa Fe freight eastbound on February 25, 1975. Santa Fe SD45 5564 leads a consist that continues with another SD45, an S... (more)
Basta HistoryIn June 1974, a trio of SD45s leads a Santa Fe westbound freight across Commonwealth Avenue in Fullerton, California. ATSF SD45 5513 is the former ATSF 1813, built in ... (more)
NORMAN OK Jan 4 1979 -- Santa Fe SD45s 5579 and 5573 handle train 395 eastbound (compass south) between West Fanklin Road and Indian Hills Road.