Southern Pacific GS-4 4449 pulls out of Atlanta's Brookwood station with the two day excursion to Alexandria, VA.
Nothing like Tunnel Motors palm trees and the old water tank at SLO to make your SP experience complete.
Thomas Szczesniak Jr. photo.
SSW 9374 meets SP 9224 at Edison....I'm standing above Samdcut to get the photo.
Southern Pacific owned only four GP40Xs, and all four were assigned to one train on August 30, 1985. Seen departing the railroad's Dolores Yard in Carson, California, are GP40Xs 7201, 7231, 7200 ... (more)
Tom Golden photo.
Second set of helpers added to the SSW 9374 at Bena,CA..
After tying down the train on the eastward main track at Ironton, SP's CRGVC (Conrail to Geneva, Coking Coal) heads light through Provo, bound for Roper Yard to tie up for the day.