Brand new and fresh out of the paint shop, SP 8489 west shows off the new speed lettering paint scheme adopted from the DRGW after their merger. This colorful manifest train also includes Rio Gran... (more)
SP 7561 merger units is among a large group of power at the SP Tucson diesel facility which includes some BN power in April 1990.
SP 6814 west is stopped at the siding of Dragoon waiting for an eastbound. This Pine Bluff- West Colton manifest includes some clean merger units.
SP 8567 leads a colorful consist with MP and and ex-Conrail units late in the afternoon out of Tucson in 1988.
SP 9748 east has plenty of power for this hot double stack going east in the late evening out of Tucson for Chicago.
SP 9720 east blast out of town with 3 Wisconsin Central SD45's and a UP SD40-2 with a hot stack train in 1997.
An eastbound is working uphill in the late afternoon with some clean SP Speed-Lettered units. Taken on Kodachrome 64 film.
A weathered 'Kodachrome' painted SD45R pulls Southern Pacific's Roper to Grand Junction manifest freight, approaching the mouth of Spanish Fork Canyon on Sept. 19, 1993.
Eastbound SP intermodal train Dome Valley
The Eastbound Niland turn works up Beaumont Hill with the interesting consist of B30-7 7846, SW1500 2642 and SDP45 3202! Only on the late, great SP:}
Highs and LowsSwitching cars on the Southern Pacific's line into Anaheim, parallel to Interstate 5, are C415 2403 and SD7 1437. The extra-height cab on the C415 is clearly evident ... (more)
Roadnumber Three of FourBuilt by EMD in September 1953 as Southern Pacific 5324, this SD7 was equipped with a steam generator for dual service. By this date (February 26th, 1975), ... (more)
This Baldwin was built in 1906 and worked in the Yuma area until it was donated to the city of Yuma in 1957 for display.
Thirty-Three Years of Service to the SPRetired from the Southern Pacific roster on January 8th, 1987, SW900R (some call them SW900Es, but I'll defer to what Joe "Mr. Espee"... (more)
Westbound SP manifest descending out of Tehachapi at Cable crossover