A low priority westbound stack train heads over the Crenshaw Blvd. bridge in Torrance as it heads up to Alcoa Yard, where it will sit until there is room in the harbor to take it.
BNSF 7582, bearing ghetto scars, leads an eastbound train as it climbs out of Alray on its way up Cajon Pass.
BNSF 7582 drifts down main 2 at Pine Lodge. The train is just about to pass under California 138.
Northbound grain loads pass the North switch at Bealville and are about to enter tunnel #2.
BNSF 7582 drops the westbound "earthworm" down the western slopes of the Tehachapi's. The famous bridge here cares trains across the Tehachapi creek. The train as well as the mid train DPU's can b... (more)
Late afternoon in the Tehachapi's finds a Northbound BNSF loaded grain train picking up speed through Bena, as it leaves the twisting curves and steep grades behind.
Nikon D2x, 17-35 @ 19mm
Priority intermodal from Cicero Yard to Laurel, MT creeps along at 25 mph over old jointed rail on the ex Milwaukee Road.