One of my earliest Kodachrome Slides, photographed when I was just 14 years of age, catches a Utah Railway Provo to Martin Turn cruising east through Spanish Fork Canyon on June 24, 1976. In the l... (more)
Rio Grande's daily Grand Junction to Roper mixed freight departs Provo Yard the afternoon of August 23, 1984. The track at right is Union Pacific's Provo Subdivision.
Rio Grande's lumber drag train 126 departs Helper Yard for Grand Junction the evening of June 25, 1988.
GE C36-7 and U30C locomotives take a break in Salt Lake City on New Year's Eve, 1986.
Hold your nose! UP's NPLAZ, with a cut of HOGX stock cars on the head end, roars west through Lake Point on Oct. 11, 1992. The Promontory Mountains, the Great Salt Lake, the former Western Pacific... (more)
Rio Grande SD9s 5312, 5306, and 5310 kick a cut of cars at Roper Yard on Aug. 11, 1979.
UP's Cache Valley Local glides along the old Del Monte spur to retrieve box cars loaded with steel cans in Smithfield, Utah. In the lead is a former MKT GP39-2 passing local farmer Don Thornley's ... (more)
A UP American President Lines stack train departs Salt Lake City for Los Angeles on July 21, 1994.
A Western Pacific U23B has been serviced and awaits a call at Rio Grande's Roper Yard on July 21, 1980. The 2260 was built new for the WP in June 1972 and later rebuilt as a B23-S7 'Super 7' by GE... (more)
The Utah Railway Company has always rostered an interesting array of diesel locomotives, while looking for a great deal. For two years, they leased a pair of former Southern Pacific SD35s from Omn... (more)
With the rugged Wasatch Mountains in the background, UP's CUPMA pulls 85 coal loads along the former Provo Subdivision approaching Payson on Feb. 5, 1995.
A pair of Chicago & North Western C44-9Ws lead SP's IPSNC along Scofield Reservoir on August 17, 1996.
Wasatch Mountain Railway employees David Spendlove and Craig Drury appear to be in good spirits as they battle snowy conditions in Provo Canyon on a chartered special, Nov. 12, 1978.
While Mt. Timpanogos plays peek-a-boo through the clouds, Union Pacific's PVSC train rambles through American Fork, Utah on Nov. 22, 1986. The Missouri Pacific (yes, MP) GP40 No. 651 was built as ... (more)
Union Pacific carman Don Carter attends to the needs of Provo Yard's pet labrador on Sept. 21, 1986. Note the maturing tomato plants near the second office.