SP Lives On...Kind of. With their day's work complete, UP's LOL30 ties up in Lompoc this afternoon and waits for the crew van to arrive. The following morning the crew will return to their ... (more)
The Oxnard Local crosses Briggs Road on it's trip from Oxnard to set out cars in Santa Paula. The line is part of the Fillmore and Western which now has a new lease to operate this portion of the ... (more)
Making the most of the 10 mph speed limit over the rickety, jointed rail that is the Fillmore & Western Railroad's Santa Paula Branch, UP 1381, ex-Southern Pacific No. 7624, leads two loaded cover... (more)
UP 1381 trundles south past the derelict Southern Pacific Saticoy depot with two loads, full of plastic pellets from Spears Manufacturing.
The Oxnard Local returns from Santa Paula after dropping off a car. This stretch of rail is part of the original Coast Line from San Francisco to Los Angeles now shared with the Fillmore & Western... (more)
UP 1381 is the current power for the Oxnard Local, as it sits out the weekend awaiting another work week.
The Guadalupe switchers have come up to San Luis to switch some gondolas out of the Ace Hardware siding. Another beautiful 77 degree winter day on the central coast.
The Day Bud makes a rare appearance at Leesdale passing the Oxnard Pallet Company on the UP Santa Barbara Sub (former SP Coast Line). The two GP40-2s, running light, got up to track speed at an am... (more)