With the former SSW freight station towering above, unpatched SP 107 and a CSX SD60M lead detoured UP manifest MHOKC 22 down the TRRA's Merchants Subdivision after it was forced to bypass the pref... (more)
The UP is starting to replace searchlight signals this year but for now, a searchlight protects the west end of Hersey siding.
After meeting a train at Hersey, MADMCS is on the move again.
SP 107 flies past 150th street in Roberts with UP 5901, UP 1772, SP 144 and MADMCS in tow.
Unpatched Espees and even an SD40N on a sand train? Yep, SP 107, UP 5901, UP 1772 and SP 144 lead MADMCS west, just east of Roberts. I've seen the two SP's quite a bit on sand trains but never hav... (more)
SP 107 leads light power back to Battle Creek after dropping their train off at Flint, train 502 can be seen approaching Durand in the distance
Clear as mud - one of a handful of surviving unpatched or unrepainted Southern Pacific locomotives rests next to a mud puddle in the Hoffman Avenue yard in St. Paul.
Idling on a siding just west of Lordsburg, N.M. It was a mixed freight train but there were a couple of unidentified passenger cars toward the rear.