Southbound SP coal train climbing into Castle Rock
Eighteen months after being swallowed by UP, some things had not changed on the former SP. Just north of San Luis Obispo a brace of old SP road dogs brings a train down Cuesta grade, the heat from... (more)
Southern Pacific SD40M-2 8664, seen here on the point of a westbound at El Casco Crossover on Beaumont Hill in southern California, is the former VMV 911, originally C&NW 911.
An unpatched SP engine from the Anaheim Hauler sits on the wye in the night.
Unpatched SP helping to pull a ballast train.
Yard job at Yuma with some SP power pulls out onto the mainline with a cut of cars.
The flared and beat-up SP8664 rests on point of a ballast train as BART passes in the background with many Friday evening commuters looking forward to their weekend plans.
A ballast train with two flared SD40M-2's (SD45 carbodies) rests after a dusty day. It had been dumping rock around Elmhurst JCT. on the Niles Sub all day.