RailPictures.Net Photo: AMTK 31 Amtrak GE P42DC at Yermo, California by Steve Schmollinger
 
  Login Sign Up 


Community Response Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo
Views: 2,188     Favorited: 15
Since added on January 27, 2018

+ Add to Favorites

+ Nominate for People's Choice

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
 
Amtrak (more..)
GE P42DC (more..)
UP Yermo Yard (more..)
Yermo, California, USA (more..)
January, 1997
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
AMTK 31 (more..)
AMTK 35 (more..)
Steve Schmollinger (more..)
Contact Photographer Photographer Profile 
Remarks & Notes 
In January 1997, Amtrak train No. 35 approaches UP's concrete bridge over the Mojave River. The passenger train from Chicago rocks through a crossover as it comes up out of the yard and onto the bridge approach. Right behind the westbound Desert Wind is a UP Hanjin stack train, which will cross the river on the far track. In the distance are the highly eroded Calico Mountains, site of the Calico Ghost Town.
Photo Comments (0) 


 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (1)+ Add to Album
Amtrak's Desert Wind Route

Album created by member WrongWayWhiskers (Ed)
Album Views: 3,993
Depicts Amtrak's "Desert Wind" service, which operated from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City, via Las Vegas. Its discontinuance in 1997 left the lower Intermountain region, including Las Vegas, without any passenger rail service since.
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album


EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]
- Hide Data -

  Make  rmo, CA, 1/97
  Model   Nikon 500mm F



Photo Copyright 2018 Steve Schmollinger. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2021. All Rights Reserved.
Do Not Sell My Personal Information