Southern Pacific Railroad's corporate headquarters was located at 1 Market Street in San Francisco, California. But for the average San Franciscan, they only knew the SP at Third and Townsend, wh... (more)
GN 599 is beginning to re-appear as restoration efforts progress on former BN 6126. This unit was the final SD9 locomotive received by Great Northern Railway back in 1958. It was part of a ten uni... (more)
BN 6126, ex-GN 599 is getting a paint job from BN Cascade Green and black to as delivered GN Omaha Orange and Pullman Green. Located in Skykomish, WA to be on display in the Town Center Park.
Another hot westbound at LaGrange,IL..
Proviso Diesel House.
Bighorn Divide & Wyoming Railroad EMD SD9 No. 2012 sits in Bonneville, Wyoming, on June 22, 2016, apparently in the middle of some radiator work.
Burlington Northern SD9 No. 6217 hauls a cut of intermodal cars to Rennick Yard approaching Prospect Junction in Denver, Colorado, on July 7, 1989. The “whiteface” paint scheme BN went to in this ... (more)
GN 573 was the first SD9 purchased by Great Northern Railway, following acquisition of 23 SD7s, mostly for service in iron ore country. This is a Phase 1 SD9, looking essentially the same as an SD... (more)
DMIR power yard Duluth
No work to be done at Bruce today, so the Connell Turn continues through the yard on its way to hand off a cargo of potatoes, onions and miscellaneous from Warden to the BNSF in Connell, Washingto... (more)
Columbia Basin RR's Connell Turn is about to duck under HWY 26 at the Koren, Washington elevator on its way south with a cargo of potatoes and onions in the refer string.
A couple of 50-something year-old SD9's snake through an ess curve south of Warden and down a former NP branch line with potatoes and onions and empty cars to interchange with the BNSF at Connell,... (more)
Usually spending its time running as second in consist on the "Rock Train" which originates a little bit north of Salem, it was a nice surprise to see P&W's last active SD9 on the roster... (more)
Oh what a beautiful sound. DMIR 158 leads two sister as they prepare to assault the grade to Proctor in May of 1992. Gotta love those hi-hood early EMD's.
Ex MRL SD9 now on the Columbia Basin RR at Yakima.