Southern Pacific's former Rio Grande Roper Diesel Shop in South Salt Lake appears to be in a time warp. Present on the evening of June 8, 1996 are GP30s 3003 and 3008, SW1200 139, and GP40-2s 3124... (more)
Southern Pacific's 'Dirt Train' zigs and zags through the Kyune curves along the Price River the evening of June 1, 1996. This edition of UT16L-01 local is 2100 feet long with 15 loads, 15 empties... (more)
After shoving a 100 car RODVM to Soldier Summit, D&RGW 5411 and 5381 depart for Castilla to help a second train to the summit. June 1, 1996
Southern Pacific's UT04L local awaits a relief crew tied down on the American Fork siding on April 21, 1996.
Southern Pacific AC4400CWs 136 and 129 pull a 52 car RODVM through Spanish Fork Canyon on April 8, 1996. Behind the power are nine DRGW Difco air-dump gondolas scheduled to be set out in Helper Ya... (more)
The power and caboose for SP's Little Mountain Turn await a call in the Rio Grande Transfer Yard at 21st Street in Ogden. May 11, 1996
Southern Pacific and Rio Grande stablemates idle away the afternoon at Helper Yard on Oct. 10, 1995.
D&RGW SD40T-2s No. 5390 and 5389 roll through Ironton while cows enjoy a beautiful March 3, 1996 afternoon.
SP's Provo Local ducks under the Ironton signal bridge on March 3, 1996.
Three little hot rod GP60s pull a 59 car Oakland to Denver Forwarder east through Lakota Junction on March 3, 1996. The 9776 is one of last production four axle locomotives, built new for the Sout... (more)
The chant of EMD tunnel motors under full throttle echoes through the Red Narrows as the EUCHQ tackles Soldier Summit with 68 loads on March 9, 1996.
Southern Pacific's Roper Yard in South Salt Lake is quiet on Christmas Eve 1995 with the Provo Local and the Midvale Tramp tied down awaiting a departure after the holiday.
Southern Pacific's ROCHM waits for a helper engine to arrive while the TASNC cruises by at Castilla on Dec. 23, 1995.
A colorful gaggle of box cars trail Southern Pacific's Salt Lake City to Denver manifest through Riverton on Sept. 18, 1995.
A trio of Conrail units cruise east through Riverton toward Provo where they'll pick up a train of coal empties. The splendor of 9026 ft. Mt. Olympus provides the backdrop for the set of pooled un... (more)