SP 8236 and SP 8249 are part of five units up front as they thunder past with the eastbound Southern Pacific Oil Can train. In the distance, a Santa Fe intermodal is approaching. By the time the ... (more)
SP Portland to Los Angeles intermodal climbing out of Caliente in the Tehachapi's
After stopping at Tehachapi Summit, SP 8236, SP 8249 and the rest of the head-end power for the BKDOU, also known as the Oil Cans, has cut off from its train and is in the process of picking up th... (more)
One has a few more horsepower than the other...
On a Southbound rail train. Unit retired in SP paint 12/19/01.