SP 6538 leads a westbound manifest train out of San Timoteo Canyon towards the West Colton yard, while SP 9327 sits in the helper spur waiting to assist another eastbound up Banning Pass.
A very grimy Rio Grande 5409 is in need of a couple runs through the wash rack, as it sits with UP and SP power in the Tucson yard. Photo taken with permission.
UP 6009 and 6003 at the diesel service area in the Union Pacific Argo yard.
SP 7547 south leads BN train 111 through Tukwilla Washington to connect with the SP in Portland.
Two Santa Fe slug units are sandwiched between Santa Fe 1557, and Kodachrome 1557 in the Barstow yard. More diesel locomotives are parked on the adjacent track, while an intermodal rolls overhead... (more)
Union Pacific 3382 has exited Sullivan's Curve with an eastbound manifest as it is about to go under the Highway 138 overpass. In the distance, a westbound Southern Pacific train is just now comi... (more)
The engineer on BC Hydro 384 smiles as his train heads west through Pratt towards their main yard in Westminster.
SP 9346 slowly leads SP 7500 west as the trail end of the train goes around the Caliente Curve. Soon the train will be speeding downhill towards Bakersfield. The cows, well, they don't seem to b... (more)
SP 9215 leads SP Kodachrome 7672, SP 7626 and SP 7245 under the Pepper Street overpass to back on to its train. The 7245 will then head east and go around the balloon track in order to take its tr... (more)
An interesting lash-up of SP power brings the Anaheim Hauler in to West Colton Yard on a typical hot and hazy day in Southern California.
Alaska Railroad F7B 1517 sits in the Union Pacific Argo Yard. A total of six Alaska F7 units were in the yard, a great surprise to see. Photo taken with permission.
UP 6003 sits in the diesel service area in Argo Yard. Photo taken with permission.
SP 6771 is about to duck under the Pepper Street overpass as it leads a westbound manifest train into the West Colton yard.
SP 6771, with Cotton Belt 7655 and 7642, leads a westbound manifest train into the West Colton yard on a typical Southern California smoggy day.