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 towards Sunol. Though she was operati... (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
Southern Pacific 2472, a Baldwin 4-6-2 Pacific, does a photo runby at Brightside Yard at the start of the Labor Day Run at the Niles Canyon Railway.
After a day of running up and down the scenic Niles Canyon, SP 2472 poses next to Fairbanks-Morse #1487 in front of the Sunol depot as part of a GGRM night photo shoot. Note, the Fairbanks-Morse i... (more)
Wreck crews from Hulcher wave to Amtrak train 311, ''The Loop'', as it rolls slowly past derailed South Local at the elevator track lead in McLean, Illinois.
Steve Smedley photo