A southern Pacific B30-7/SD40T-2 combo drifts through Englewood Yard in Houston, Texas.
In March of 1985, an eastbound SP manifest bursts out of the fog at Stockton Tower.
An SP trackage rights train races a westbound freight through Toluca, IL on BNSF's former Santa Fe mainline en route to Kansas City. At this point, SP was already in the UP camp, with many changes... (more)
A Southern Pacific Mikado steam engine in Grapevine, TX.
The engineer on the SP 6328 invited me up on to the front walkway and take photographs of the approaching westbound train. It turned out to be the Blue Streak Merchandise Fast Forward (BSMFF), th... (more)
The helper engineer on the SP 8499 invited me up into the cab to take photographs of the approaching Oil Can train led by SP 8243. In a flash I was up in the cab, happy as can be, taking photos a... (more)
Six ex-SP FP7 units lead the Reno Fun Train West along the Truckee River West of the old trewing and ice plant town of Boca, CA
Southern Pacific SD40R 7381, and SD40T-2 8368 westbound at Salt Lake City.
UP locomotive mechanics prepare to set SP GP60 No. 9743 atop a pair of steel sawhorses in the center of the Burnham Shops. At immediate right are the rebuilt trucks that the four-axle locomotive w... (more)
Southern Pacific SD70Ms 9818, 9816 and Union Pacific SD60 6055 roll downgrade from the summit at Tehachapi towards Mojave.
A daily ritual from Bakersfield to Los Angeles Harbor is the operation of the GATX TankTrain by Southern Pacific, at Warren near Mojave, California.
Southern Pacific GP38-2 4818, SP GP9 3801.