UP SD40-2 No. 3130 departs Roseville Yard at sunset with a westbound SP manifest. Waiting to enter the facility is SP 8804 East, with a single SD45 for power and tall Vertapac cars designed to hau... (more)
Late in the afternoon, Cotton Belt 9298 West departs Roseville Yard at Antelope, CA. The train came over Donner Pass earlier in the afternoon with an SD45 helper coupled on behind its UP "poo... (more)
SP 4317 East, a Schellville Turn, waits for a light at sunrise to enter Roseville Yard. SP assigned many of its "Cadillacs" to the Northwestern Pacific, and they were frequently assigned... (more)
A pair of remote-control UP SD38-2s pulls a long string of cars westward, and in a moment will reverse direction and push them over the hump.
SP GP9 No. 3611 and an SD45 idle at the west end of the yard, waiting for a light to proceed eastward on the bypass to the engine facility. No. 3611 was the last SP GP9 to wear the classic "B... (more)
Snow-fighter SD9E No. 4349 waits for a light from the dispatcher to proceed down the bypass. The icicle breaker SD9 will then enter the engine facility.
Grain train accelerating out of Antelope, California
The Chevron Unit Oil Train departs Roseville Yard after changing crews. The train is bringing crude oil from the Salt Lake area to Richmond, CA, for refining.
A TR6 cow and calf work the southern end of the yard.
Union Pacific C45ACCTE #5368 leads the Roseville, CA to West Colton, CA Quality Manifest (QRVWC-08) through the west end of Roseville Yard in the small town of Antelope, CA.
Union Pacific Yard SD38-2s #867 and #809 switch a rather large cut of cars in and out of the JR Davis Yard in Roseville, CA.
Three UP GEVOs (C45ACCTEs #5368 and #5409 and ES44AC #7607) lead a manifest through Antelope. The train has just pulled out of the JR Davis Yard in Roseville heading for West Colton under the symb... (more)
As an eastbound freight enters the yard, an SD7 pulls another out of the yard to start breaking it up.
SP SD45X No. 9501 has its red warning light on since its the trailing unit in a light power move.
As SP 8804 waits to enter the yard, a westbound departs.