The helper engineer on Santa Fe 2943 is in full dynamics brakes as the westbound Harbor Train slowly goes down the 2.2% north track with one big car on the end.
Santa Fe Kodachrome 1564 leads the Harbor Train through the yard in San Bernardino. This train had all sorts of problems due to the old Kaiser Steel slag cars that were being shipped to China. A... (more)
I'm riding in the cab of Santa Fe "Kodachrome" 5996 as we head west through Victorville towards the Narrows. Our train has stopped to add on a helper to the rear of our train, while on ... (more)
Brand newly painted merger SF 5996 west leans into the curve near Oro Grande, CA. The train will stop at Frost to let on a rear set of helpers to assist the heavy train up and over Cajon Pass to S... (more)
SF merger FP45 5996 west has the Harbor train stopped at Victorville waiting on the helper set to arrive for the trip over Cajon Pass on clear afternoon in December 1985.