SP 9211 east leads a long manifest train under the cantilever signals at the Hinda crossovers on Beaumont Hill during a very clear morning in southern California.
SP 9235 leads the West Colton-Eugene OR manifest downhill at the famous Tehachapi Loop in the late afternoon sunshine in 1979. Yes, back in the day when you could camp out on the hills next to the... (more)
SP 9029 leads a 4 unit helper set which includes UP 3448, SP 9354 and SP 8515 downhill at the Tehachapi Loop Walong siding.
SP 8493 west leads a 7 unit consist which includes GP9's 3415 and 3824 on the WCLAY (West Colton-Los Angeles manifest) around the loop at the Pepper St overpass.
SP 7347 the specially painted unit for 1984 summer Olympics in Los Angeles sits next to the SP World's Fair Daylight train at the Union Station.
SP 4449 and the Louisiana World's Fair Daylight bask in the glorious afternoon sunshine at Los Angeles Union Station.
The local station agent has a lot on his mind this evening as he looks down the tracks, ahead of the big Southern Pacific 4-10-2 that is taking on water prior to departing. In reality, its another... (more)
Not something you see everyday A rare SP GE U50 # 9950. The SP had only 3 of these Monsters. A lot of People thought they were ugly but I thought they were neat. This one along with Some U28C ... (more)
A westbound Southern Pacific taconite ore train headed for Geneva Steel is working through the curves at Kyune, Utah, while climbing over Soldier Summit on September 8, 1995. Powering the train up... (more)
A pair of Southern Pacific GE AC4400CWs lead an eastbound Union Pacific coal train at mile 22.6 on the Moffat Tunnel Subdivision between Plainview and Clay, Colorado, on December 1, 2002. The trai... (more)
A Southern Pacific local, heading east on Santa Ana Street in Anaheim, California, has come to an abrupt stop as it went into "emergency." The unscheduled stop will not take long before... (more)
GP38-2 with motorized circular windows for use in snow removal operations.
Ready to climb Donner Pass.
Westbound freight rolls down towards Yuba Gap.
Eastbound freight emerges from the wooden snowshed at Norden.