After meeting an Amtrak San Joaquin, a Santa Fe eastbound roars out of the siding at Ballico, CA. It appears only the first two 4-axle units are working, as no exhaust is coming from the freshly r... (more)
A westbound ATSF train in the Tehachapis highballs Bealville siding. The train was just the right length.
ATSF 4003 brings an inspection train thru McCook, IL in August of 1988.
F45 No. 5983 leads a Santa Fe 199 train across Muir Trestle late in the day, when the big hills southwest of the trestle are in dark shadow. In the consist are two recently delivered Dash 9s and a... (more)
A hot Santa Fe 991 train crosses the Middle River Bridge in the center of the San Joaquin Delta. The train is still crossing the mile-long, wooden trestle that links Middle River and Orwood.
Late on a sunny afternoon, a Santa Fe freight that left many of it cars in yards en route, climbs the foothills through Martinez toward Franklin Canyon. In the distance are the big Tosco Oil Refin... (more)
As Southern Pacific SD45R #7486 shoves on the caboose on the rear of an Eastbound train, Santa Fe F-45 #5955 passes by heading Westbound.
Brand new SD75M 222, 219, 206 head eastbound through Valentine, Arizona.
On a beautiful spring afternoon, a hot Santa Fe 991 train roars through the reverse curves at Marcel.
EB ATSF freight with F45 5903 leading battles up the Cajon pass near the old Cajon station
Every bridge is better with a warbonnet on it, in this case it's over Kansas Highway 177 near Matfield Green on a summer afternoon.
Stacks at the west end of Matfield Green siding.
Empty auto racks depart the BNSF yard in Klamath Falls, destined for the Port of Portland. This was shot off the back deck of the house where we were living at the time.
A A-B-B-A set of Super Fleets three GP60's and a B40-8W 129, 334, 341, 534. We got excited about this one to say the least. The moon is still hanging out overhead.