The sad sight of a Southern Pacific 'Atlantic' waiting for the breakers torch at an unknown location by an unknown photographer in the 1950s.
Another archive photo from a negative about which nothing is known apart from what you can see.
The UP 5437 South is between Fagan and Live Oak on a fine spring morning.
From another negative by an unknown photographer in my archive showing a pair of California Western locos, 2-8-2 No 44 and 2-62 No 23, on an extra of some sort. Absolutely no other details are kno... (more)
Ironic that the engineer of this AMTRAK train has a UNION PACIFIC jacket.
This was taken BEFORE the train left.
A westbound load of containers rolls through Altamont on the former Western Pacific line. This route has become busier recently because of track work on the Cal-P.
An old Southern Pacific trailer sits as a small reminder of what was on the Coast Line. Seeing this old railroad piece of equipment makes you think truely about the SP.
A pair of new SD70ACe units power an eastbound along the Carquinez Straits, past a ferry hulk at the former Nevada Dock.
A southbound lumber train headed up by UP 5411 at Hotlum, on the slopes of mount Shasta.
An eastbound autorack train works upgrade at Christie in Franklin Canyon.
Nice Lashup heading up toward Summit.
Under a rainbow, three flag/flared UP SD70M's running elephant style pull a SB intermodal train shortly after passing over the the Summit of Cajon Pass.
BNSF 5230 South grinds upgrade through Marcel on a Fall afternoon.