A weathered 'Kodachrome' painted SD45R pulls Southern Pacific's Roper to Grand Junction manifest freight, approaching the mouth of Spanish Fork Canyon on Sept. 19, 1993.
Eastbound SP intermodal train Dome Valley
The Eastbound Niland turn works up Beaumont Hill with the interesting consist of B30-7 7846, SW1500 2642 and SDP45 3202! Only on the late, great SP:}
Highs and LowsSwitching cars on the Southern Pacific's line into Anaheim, parallel to Interstate 5, are C415 2403 and SD7 1437. The extra-height cab on the C415 is clearly evident ... (more)
Roadnumber Three of FourBuilt by EMD in September 1953 as Southern Pacific 5324, this SD7 was equipped with a steam generator for dual service. By this date (February 26th, 1975), ... (more)
This Baldwin was built in 1906 and worked in the Yuma area until it was donated to the city of Yuma in 1957 for display.
Thirty-Three Years of Service to the SPRetired from the Southern Pacific roster on January 8th, 1987, SW900R (some call them SW900Es, but I'll defer to what Joe "Mr. Espee"... (more)
Westbound SP manifest descending out of Tehachapi at Cable crossover
A "Friendly" FaceSitting in the yard in Montclair, California, on July 1st, 1997, is Southern Pacific AC4400CW 139. Built by General Electric in April 1995 (serial number... (more)
A Public Service of Colorado coal train climbs through Coal Creek Canyon approaching Tunnel 1 on Union Pacific's Moffat Tunnel Subdivision. The 97 car train will load at the Energy mine on the Cra... (more)
SP 8524 leads an ex-Rio Grande and two CSX units past the old water tower at Pantano. The semaphore signal has been replaced with the new target signals.
SP 9215 along with merger unit 7674 at the West Colton yard in December 1985.
Southern Pacific E9 No.6051, on display at the California State railroad Museum roundhouse in Sacramento CA. In the background is Union Pacific 0-6-0 No.4466 and ATSF dining Car, Cochiti.
SP 8234 leads BN train #111 south out of Seattle near the UP Argo yard with two other SP units in 1986.
Westbound SP train Dome Valley