In spring/summer 1973, a buddy and I made several trips from home in Auburn to Montgomery, hoping to see and shoot lots of models and paint schemes. In Auburn we got two SCL-powered trains a day ... (more)
Louisville & Nashville SDP35 #1222 running as Extra #1222 south passes thru downtown. #1222 was built September 1965 as L&N #1701 and later re# L&N 1222. Later became L&N/Seaboard System/CSX #453... (more)
An extremely rare SDP35 awaits its fate in the CEMEX plant yard in Victorville, California. The unit seems to have been parked in this spot for some time now (although this is just from passing ob... (more)
An ex-Seaboard Air Line SDP35 rests with some coal and cement hoppers at the CEMEX facility in Victorville.
An overview of the Mojave Northern yard at Victorville. In the foreground are cement hoppers that were interchanged off BNSF and UP. On the left, SWPC SDP35 411 is seen with a cut of hoppers. On t... (more)
Southwestern Portland Cement SDP35 411 sits at CEMEX's Victorville Cement Plant. This is one of three surviving SDP35s, having been built as Seaboard Air Line 1111. I'm not sure if this unit is st... (more)
One of the Hoosier Southern's two GP15-1 locomotives, 469, sits in the sun in Tell City, Indiana, on September 30, 2017. As is obvious from the notch in the nose, these are former Frisco locomoti... (more)
Originally SAL, with the Hancock air whistle still in place, long after its days as a passenger unit ended.
Union Pacific EMD SDP35's numbered 1400-1409. Photo taken from my slide collection, no photographer listed on slide.
A Roger Puta Photograph