Southern Pacific's Helper Local cruises west trough Provo with a GE B39-8 in the lead. The 8000 was built new by General Electric for the SP in Aug. 1987.
It appears the 'senior' member of this EMD duo is providing most of the pull as an SP manifest heads west through Woods Cross on UP's Salt Lake Subdivision. The 'youthful' SP 8559 is an SD40T-2, b... (more)
A Southern Pacific mixed freight heads east along UP's Salt Lake Subdivision at the old Viking Ranch in Kaysville.
Southern Pacific's Pine Bluff, AR to Roper, UT manifest heads west through the Salt Lake Valley with a new EMD GP60 followed closely by a leased Santa Fe GE C30-7.
In near whiteout conditions a helper set goes to work at Truckee.
Southern Pacific #4449 about to enter Portland's Union Station after returning from the NRHS convention in Tacoma Washington.
Southern Pacific's first GP60 leads the KCROM through Lehi on Feb. 2, 1992.
Southern Pacific's Utah Statehood Centennial Special stops briefly at Helper during its westward journey from Green River to Salt Lake City.
It was 1997, Tennessee Pass had a new owner Union Pacific. On this day it still looked and operated like the Southern Pacific, as three almost new AC4400's tackled the 3%.....
The most beautiful steam locomotive in the World, Southern Pacific #4449 charges across Java Creek Trestle on a sunny day in July 2009. This train was bound for the Trainfestival 2009 in Owosso, M... (more)
Westbound SP Colton Taylor hauler El Monte
SP Costa Mesa Local heads east down Santa Ana Street in Anaheim on it's way to the Santa Fe connection at Anaheim Stadium for a few miles of trackage rights then on to the Costa Mesa Branch
Led by a pair of new GP60s, a SP mixed freight splits the signals at Mill Fork. Thomas Szczesniak Jr. photo.
A brand new Motive Power Industries MK5000C, equipped with a 5000 HP Caterpillar diesel engine, arrives in Salt Lake City on SP's EUCHQ. Accompanied by Research & Test car 252, the SP 502, 503, an... (more)
Emerging from shadows deep in Spanish Fork Canyon, a coal empty navigates a sharp righthand curve near Castilla.