Cotton Belt leads an eastbound manifest through San Timeteo Canyon.
SP 7345 East is slowing down in preparation to have the helper set, led by SP 9019, cut in to their train and assist them up the hill to the summit on Banning Pass.
Cotton Belt 9278 is in run 8 as it leads an eastbound through the reverse curves on Banning Pass.
There is still pride on the Southern Pacific as shown after the crew cleaned the very dirt nose of the 9255, revealing the SP. The crew was waiting for a helper set to attach to the rear of the t... (more)