WP GP-35 #3005 works the Paramount Local at Paramount CA Aug 1,1983
WP GP-35 #3003 AT EAST Los Angeles CA July 1,1983
A northbound freight passes by the WP caboose at the rear of the FRRS special at it's final Destination of Dunsmuir to be shown off at the Dunsmuir RR Days
WP 806A leads the Western Pacific Historical Society Convention Train westbound, through a spring snowstorm near the summit of Donner Pass.
WP GP 40 3515 leads an East bound mixed freight over the WP's famous W. Keddie Wye on a memorable Sunday in September 1980.
WP 921-D leads the "Final Four" and the San Jose Turn through French Camp.
Deadline at Stockton Yard shortly after the takeover by UP.
Western Pacific GP35 3001 is seen here in familiar territory on former WP trackage. The 3001 would become Union Pacific 782 (and, later, EIRR 782 and, finally, WAMX 3501).
WP GP7 731, seen here in July 1976, is one of the last WP engines still in the old silver and orange scheme by this late date.
The crew readies to depart the Sunol depot for another run down the Niles Canyon.
This shot could have easily been taken in 1956 instead of 2006. These locomotives are part of the collection ot fhe Pacific Locomotive Association and operate on the Niles Canyon Railway.
The steady red light on WP caboose 484 can be seen as it reaches the summit of Altamont Pass and brings up the rear of a 4 car train with 3 WP locomotives at the lead. This was the first time in a... (more)