A colorful quartet of EMDs await a call to serve at Provo Yard on March 22, 1981. The group includes an SD45, an SD45T-2 and two SD40-2s.
As Southern Pacific train CIPTT (City of Industy CA to Portland OR Trailers) passes us while ascending Cajon Pass, we get a good look at the Swift Trucking Roadrailers that make up this train. Wi... (more)
A pair of SD45Rs brings Southern Pacific train CIPTT (City of Industry CA to Portland OR Trailers) through Dike, the SP's name for Devore, California. The train is made up exclusively of Swift Tr... (more)
As seen from the cab of SP SD45R 7532 (on train WCANM, the "Anaheim Hauler" from West Colton to Anaheim) is Southern Pacific train CIPTT, the Swift Trucking Company Roadrailer train that originate... (more)
Southern Pacific 2472, a Baldwin 4-6-2 Pacific, leads the Niles Canyon Railway Labor Day Special across Farwell Bridge deep in Niles Canyon.
While looking for a spot to shoot Southern Pacific train CIPTT (the Swift Roadrailer train between City of Industry, California, and Portland, Oregon), we stumbled upon train WCANM (Merchandise, W... (more)
Southern Pacific 2472, a Baldwin 4-6-2 Pacific, leads the Niles Canyon Railway Labor Day Special through Farmers Crossing in Sunol.
Westbound SP coal empty near Princeton, CO
Early morning glint at Sunol depot on a PLA/GGRM photo special. The combine behind the tender lends a lot of authenticity, since head end cars are few and far between at museums, and most passeng... (more)
Guillermo Sanchez © 2014
Southern Pacific 1487, a recently restored Fairbank-Morse H-12-44, chugs along the Niles Canyon Railway near Brightside Yard chasing SP 2472 and the Labor Day Special towards Sunol. Though she was... (more)
SP 2472 arrives back into Sunol with the 11AM train
SP 2472 leaves Niles to head back to Sunol with the 11AM train
SP 2472 heads for Sunol with an empty consist for the first train of the day