Cotton Belt 9374 with four units on the point four in the middle and two towards the rear struggles on the grade near Bealville,CA..
A yard transfer from Centennial yard to NEY yard with a seasoned Cotton Belt engine leading.
Union Pacific's LUF51 local enters the Provo Subdivision main while Rio Grande's hot DVROT glides by at Lakota Junction. The track at upper left and upper right once crossed the D&RGW at grade unt... (more)
A pair of Sacramento rebuilt SD45T-2Rs lead the OAMFT east approaching Sutro on July 11, 1990. The SSW 6890 was built the SSW 9277 by EMD in Feb. 1973.
Southbound SP at Niles Tower.
Big time railroading! SP B39-8 #8034 pounds through the super-elevated curves at Hinda while lower-priority Cotton Belt GP60 #9668 waits on the westbound main. 9668 will move back to the eastbound... (more)
westbound SP manifest climbing Cajon Pass between sidings of Canyon and Dike
westbound unit coke train near Humphreys siding on Soledad Canyon line
Rare sighting of a ST Louis, Southwestern GP 60 on the coastline passing through Ventura California.
eastbound Evergreen stack train approaching Dominguez Jct, Dominguez, CA
SP's hot RODVF roars east through Sutro cut with a train of piggyback trailers for Denver.
A Southern Pacific freight curves into Kirkwood, Missouri on the afternoon of June 12, 1990. On the point is Cotton Belt (SSW) EMD GP60 No. 9672, built in March of 1990.
A trio of big '45 series EMDs lead an eastbound Rio Grande freight into Roper Yard in South Salt Lake. My hometown was more than 90 miles from Ogden, and the opportunity to witness anything Southe... (more)
After a short thunderstorm over Roseville the sun came out again, Cotton Belt 7261 didn't look much cleaner, though.