Just days out of General Electric’s Erie works on June 28, 1964, and showroom fresh, Southern Pacific U50 8500 simmers under the El Paso sun, about to lend its considerable 5,000 hp to a westboun... (more)
Empty train of mineral coal (called "El Carbonero") coming from Dock Central (Ensenada city), passing by Tolosa to Alianza yard.
The old lady in the night
#8500 in the Empalme Villa Constitucion depot.
Two oddities, one train. Coal downgrade over Sand Patch and an SD80MAC round out this N605-10 as it heads towards Cumberland, MD. The train was led by SD50s 8500, 8517, 8516, SD80MAC 801 and AC4... (more)
8500 leads a westbound mixed freight. To see more pictures Click Here