Tacoma Rail's Mobile (formerly) Training Facility, was moved by a flatbed truck recently. The former UP caboose is used for training purposes, including a simulator. The new location out in fro... (more)
The Tacoma Link streetcar heads through downtown passing some historic commercial buildings across from Union Station.
The Murray Morgan Bridge looms in high in the sky as a Seattle to Portland (Brooklyn) UP train heads due north towards Point Defiance, where it will head around a curve and turn back in the direct... (more)
A Tacoma Rail GP38-2 awaits its next assignment in their sprawling main yard while mother nature tries to break through the industrial setting with a young tree..
Tacoma Rail's Hill Job passes through the iconic Milwaukee Road gulch on the east side of Tacoma Washington, under the city's skyline.
Tacoma Rail returning from Makenna WA with a string of Empty hoppers.
Sound Transit F59PHI #908 leads a Lakewood-bound train into the Tacoma Dome station as it catches the last bit of sunlight before storm clouds in the background cover the whole sky. Within minutes... (more)
On the eve of nearly 24 hours of snow, a Tacoma Link street car leaves Tacoma Dome Station for Tacoma's Theater District. Not long after this shot the increasing snow shut the system down.
A Tacoma Rail job has a setout of mostly tractors for the Wallenius Wilhelmsen facility at EB1 on the Blair Waterway in Tacoma. Quite a selection of heavy machinery in the background.
On a victory day for the Seattle Seahawks, the Seahawks Cabbage car protects the end of Cascades 518, as it races along the Fall colored edge of Commencement Bay in Tacoma, while the last vestiges... (more)
A northbound BNSF Mixed Manifest rolls along a quiet Dock Street in Tacoma. The city at this early hour is not quite awake yet, but soon the morning rush will be in full swing.
Midday along the Bay: As Amtrak train 517 heads out of Tacoma, it passes along Commencement Bay. The waterfront is populated with an interesting combination of heavy industry and light comm... (more)
Through the Narrows: Amtrak Cascades heads south through the Tacoma Narrows as it approaches Titlow. The famed Tacoma Narrows Bridge can be seen in the background.
Switching Grain: An old EMD GP9 moves a cut of grain hoppers around as a ship is loaded with grain in the background at the Tacoma Export Marketing facility along the Tacoma waterfront.