Someplace in the vicinity of Santa Clarita, California, the Southern Pacific added two Daylight-painted diesel helpers to the World’s Fair Daylight for its entry into Los Angeles. These wer... (more)
MUNI 1859, an Milan, Italy built streetcar rolls down Market St along the F Line during MUNI's "Heritage Weekend". This type of car is named for Cleveland street railway commissioner Pet... (more)
Displaying 52, the one-time number of the San Joaquin Daylight, SP 4449 leads World’s Fair Daylight’s on its way to Los Angeles at Santa Clarita, California.
Capital Corridor service rolls out of SAC.
The most notable portion of the 1984 World’s Fair Daylight’s leg that brought it to Los Angeles was its assault over Tehachapi. Less remarked is that it did not take the Palmdale Cutoff ove... (more)
Back in the day the red and silver lasted for quite a while. Here is a scene with some nice warbonnets at a famous shot on Tehachapi.
IN 2006 the sun sets at Edison while a southbound BNSF stack train breezes towards Sandcut, CA on UPs Mojave sub.
In the fall of 2005 an Southound BNSF was stopped at Sandcut, CA. In the foreground the conductor of BNSF 4239 watches a Northbound pass by as the hr approaches midnight.
During the late 90s/early 2000s I was obsessed with the sunset at Sandcut. Every April and October the sun would set perfectly over the rails, I would try to get a specific shot almost every year... (more)
BNSF ES44C4 6275 leads the Richmond, CA to El Paso, TX Vehicle Train with KCS 4190 trailing as the 2nd unit.
Southern Pacific 4449 moves almost effortlessly as it pulls a thirteen car World’s Fair Daylight through Vincent, California, on its way to Soledad Canyon and Los Angeles.
The colorful Alco that worked for a time on Yreka Western heads west with some empty chip cars.
As the sun sets on the coast of California, Coaster 661 races north towards Oceanside past a group of daisies located in Carlsbad, CA.
BNSF ET44C4 and 2 other units lead the Pasco, WA to Bakersfield, CA Hi-Priority Manifest (H-PASBAK1-11A) through Modesto.
The Tuesday afternoon Brooklyn Z rumbles past Sandcut, with a nice healthy cut of cars for Lathrop.