With Tehachapi's rolling hills still clinging to the colors of Spring a westbound loaded grain train carefully drops through Cliff on the western slope of the Tehachapi Range. Nestled down in the ... (more)
Triple Headed Coast Starlight. Leading are two P42DC and a P32-8 BWH.
Center Beam Got "Tweaked" - Congratulations are in order on a job well done for the Pacific Imperial Railroad's first "Interchange Job" at U.S. Gypsum in Plaster City California.
The adv... (more)
Dirty Old Town ... er ... DieselBecause of the large number of tunnels (and snowsheds) found on the Southern Pacific, the railroad and EMD designed the SD45T-2 (and later the SD40T-... (more)
I Think About the Good Times We Had, and Why They Had to End. -- Mike NessOne of Santa Fe's hot intermodal train, the 1-893-30 (Los Angeles CA to Kansas City KS), passes through Esp... (more)
Cotton Belt IncognitoSouthern Pacific SD45T-2 9392, SP SD45 7477 and a Cotton Belt GP60 lead a westbound manifest through Union Pacific's Puente Junction in the City of Industry, Ca... (more)
Gone Daddy GoneOn October 10, 1980, Santa Fe waycar 999009, the tenth caboose rebuilt into the railroad's 283 Ce-1 class cabooses in 1966, is about to duck into the first tunnel at ... (more)
Union Pacific AC4460CW #6891 leads a Southbound Grain Train past South Keyes with a grain facility in the background where they keep an A.L. Gilbert GP10 for switching around grain hoppers.
A Patched Santa Fe B40-8W and an Executive Painted SD70MAC sits in the Riverbank Yard.
Two BNSF tier4's along with a BNSF cream and green SD70MAC lead an eastbound Z at Highgrove.
Looking great in low morning light, UP 2674 east works up Beaumont Hill near El Casco.
Gleaming in the setting sun Amtrak No. 11, the Southbound Coast Starlight, rolls along a very dry Central Coast of California.
Dropping through Bealville, California, a westbound BNSF freight (with auto racks up front) approaches Tunnel 2 on February 23, 2016. In the background exiting the Allard horseshoe curve is an eas... (more)
UP 2674 and 2675 lead a City of Industry to Globe 1 Z at the old SP location of Fingal.
2 more brand new tier4's on there first revenue trip pass West Colton at Pepper Ave.