The Empire Builder slows for its station stop at Portage,WI..
With one hand on the throttle and the other on the window armrest Engineer John Schwab passes a small MoW crew in the clear for the Empire Builder. The bridge in the back round is the new Hy 164 b... (more)
With a large steam leak behind the baggage cars the North Coast Hiawatha loads passengers for the west.
Following the one time route of the narrow gauge, Amtak's Coast Starlight crosses Guadalupe Slough in Alviso (part of San Jose). A one time a much lower wooden trestle exised here and trains had t... (more)
The Coast Starlight passing Mission San Miguel, one of the 21 missions that were built by the Spaniards. This mission was badly damaged in an earthquake and is awaiting restoration.