After meeting an eastbound pig train at Sando, Santa Fe 231 West bursts out of the siding, crossing the short street it had stopped shy of so as not to block trucks coming and going from Domtar Gy... (more)
Eastbound doublestacks roll into Belen for fuel, exam and crew change. Trailing units are C30-7 8151, F45 5983 and C39-8 CR 6019.
Waiting at the west end if Sando for an approaching train, recently delivered SD75M No. 231 idles rhythmically as her engineer has his eyes fixed on the horizon. The eastbound's headlight is now s... (more)
Santa Fe SD75 231 waits in Sando siding for an Amtrak San Joaquin to run around it.
After a pig train passes him at Sando, 231 streaks out of the siding and contniues his westward trip toward Richmond.