Photographer Dave Stanley scurries back to the photographer's Plymouth Valiant after getting a shot of a Santa Fe York Canyon Coal Train at Martinez Spur on Cajon Pass.
AT&SF 3751 at Los Angeles Union Passenger Terminal for National Train Day 2013 - AT&SF 3751 and a Restored Railway Express Truck sit at LAUPT for National Train Day 2013.
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Just before a late afternoon thunderstorm U33C's 8511 and 8512 spliced by U30CG 8005 roll past the main street of Fort Madison with an eastbound mixed manifest. These big GE's were getting pretty ... (more)
Santa Fe, UPS and a crane company team up to get damaged UPS trailers stuffed with packages off the ground after a 991 train derailed several loads. Reported cause was a rail that simply turned on... (more)
A fine looking C-boat leads cowls from both EMD and GE into the late evening haze west of Fort Madison. Quite a difference in appearance from today's railroading with a nearly endless string of bo... (more)
A westbound Santa Fe pig train passes the old yard. In the distance, the old shops appear to be still active judging from the diesel exhaust rising from that location.
Fort Madison in the summer seems to be hot, humid and sticky...it was sure a great spot to sit back along the Mississippi and watch big time Santa Fe action in the 70's and 80's though. This eastb... (more)
Two new locomotives, one a Dash 9 and the other a Dash 8, pull a westbound Santa Fe pig train across the Alhambra Valley near sunset on the Muir Trestle.
AT&SF 3751 & CB&Q Silver Solarium at National Train Day 2013. - AT&SF 3751 and CB&Q observation car Silver Solarium sit at LAUPT for National Train Day 2013.
while Santa Fe's 2nd Torrance Road Switcher was shoving paper loads toward Boise Cascades Torrance plant on the three mile Torrance Oil Spur the rail turned under the trailing unit derailing the l... (more)
SD45R No. 5329 leads a hot, eastbound Santa Fe pig train past SP track indicators near the west end of Cable.
Light engine GP60M No. 102 heading east passes a train of coiled steel bound for USS POSCO Steel in nearby Pittsburg.
Just after sunrise, a Santa Fe 991 train passes the Orwood marina on its way to the bridge.
SF SD45 B unit 5502 sits alone in Barstow yard.