An Albany & Eastern log train crosses the South Santiam River Bridge at Lebanon, Oregon, on September 26, 2016. The train is returning from the Teevin Bros. log yard and reload facility at Crabtre... (more)
Armed with information from one of the crew members, that the 5399 would be working on this beautiful summer day, I made a 4 hour trip to Lebanon, Oregon. A great day was spent following the tra... (more)
The Weyerhaeuser Lumber turn makes its way down the Sweet Home Branch with empty center beams and a wood chip car.
Former SP power beautifully restored rides the Sweet Home Branch. The train switches out empties for lumber loads on the Albany Eastern.
On a hot spring day, LLW 5399 in all of it's SP glory rolls a small train of empties to the Weyerhaeuser Lumber corp. The locomotive had just received a new traction motor and is out earning reven... (more)
Also on the last day of 2015, an Albany eastern transfer from the Portland Western leaves the yard, heading back to Lebanon. The glare of the yard switcher, a former SP SD7, oscillates as a dry fr... (more)
Albany & Eastern GP38-3 2002, seen in the railroad's yard in Lebanon, Oregon, was built by EMD in February 1970 as Illinois Central GP38AC 9511. When the IC and Gulf Mobile & Ohio merged it becam... (more)
Albany Eastern 1841.
Albany Eastern's new GE-8 works a train of woodchip cars near Sweethome.
Ex-SP 4364 southbound on the Sweet Home Branch.
Returning on the Sweet Home Branch.
Pulling a string of cars of dimensional lumber from the Weyerhaeuser Co. Santiam Sawmill.
A pair of Rick Franklin Corporation B23-7's power an Albany and Eastern Railroad job at Portland & Western's Yard, as a job from the home road switches off to the right with a SD7R for power. Wor... (more)
Ex-SP 4364 with special move of a transformer.