The returning motive power from the southbound train is pulling up the short incline beside the engine house to spend the night. That ICG-inspired warning light grafted onto the ex-SP F is a true... (more)
L&NW F7 47, FP7 49 and F7 48 lead a northbound freight past a small, white-frame, Baptist church in the tiny hamlet of Mulnix, LA. Two of the three units exist today; 47 is Texas Limited 200 at G... (more)
I don't know what is of such interest to these crewmembers as they regard the great old F arriving on a train from Arkansas. The unit came from SP by way of WAG.
Nee SP, ex WA&G unit is parked and appears to be sort of the roundhouse queen.
Bringing in a train from Arkansas this ex-SP unit has just crossed the IC line which is now KCS. As a point of time reference this was over 29 years ago and even then we'd drive several hours out... (more)
L&NW power and caboose at facility in Gibsland, LA
I took this photograph during a Niles Canyon Railroad ride.
When I saw the picture on Railpictues of #45 at the Sacramento Museum I dug this out of my collection.
This former SP F-7 leads a train of mostly ex-SP coaches. These locomotives and cars were being moved from the old site of the Golden Gate Railroad Museum to the Niles Canyon Railway.
Louisiana & North West F7A 47 (ex-SP 6309) suns itself between assignments at Gibsland, Louisiana on June 7, 1983.
Ex-SSW GP35 working for the L&NW.
Two ex-SP F units work at the L&NW main shops and yard in Homer,La