SP had (40 units) GE B39-8 #8000-8039.
A dark Southern Pacific searchlight gazes out into the dark November night. This signal may be counting it's days as many fellow searchlights have been removed from this line do to copper theft. H... (more)
On June 26, 1993, a faded 'Kodachrome' Southern Pacific SD45R was called to serve on Amtrak's California Zephyr train #6 from Salt Lake City to Denver.
An eastbound Southern Pacific freight grinds through the multiple curves and steep 3% grade between Redcliff and Pando on Colorado’s historic Tennessee Pass. Three new General Electric AC4400CWs p... (more)
Southern Pacific SD40T-2 No. 8387 profiles its “snoot” nose on the night of February 28, 1988 at Mojave, California. The SP’s 8300 series featured extended noses for radio control equipment.
With an E9 and two E7B units, the 17 car eastbound Golden State sprints at track speed across Arizona about 62 miles east of Tucson at Tully siding.
A dormant oak tree soaks up the springtime sunshine as boxcars (and a lone tank car) on a Southern Pacific freight march past in the background near Tunnel 1 on Tehachapi Pass at Caliente, Califor... (more)
It is already three years after the UP-SP merger, and catching a matched set of SP AC4400CWs leading a train was challenging, to say the least. On August 22, 1999, a trio of 'ACs' lead a Utah Rail... (more)
A Southern Pacific coal train negotiates the Crater Loops. Some time earlier the train passed the opposite mountain on its way from the Craig coal deposits top Denver by way of the Moffat route. T... (more)
A Southern Pacific AC4400CW leads a Union Pacific coal empty through Cliff, Colorado on February 17, 2001. The train is approaching the town of Pinecliffe on UP’s Moffat Tunnel Subdivision.
SP 4449 Daylight, crossing the Columbia River at Wishram Washington a few miles east of The Dalles Oregon on a beautiful October Day.
Southern Pacific #4449 in the Yakima Canyon portion of it's first trip over Stampede Pass.
Southern Pacific #4449 leaving Seattle King Street Station on it's way back to Portland Oregon after pulling the Portland to Vancouver BC steam special.