A Centennial EMD locomotive passes under an absolute cantilever signal under a beautiful Wyoming sky. Duplicate Ektachrome. Photographer: Jack Hawkins. John E. Troxler Collection
On a beautiful clear morning in the spring of 1974, a pair of Centennials hustles an eastbound UP pig train off the eastern slope of Cajon Pass.
Westbound UP hotshot pig train starting into the sharp 30mph curve onto the Santa Fe to gain trackage rights over Cajon Pass into the LA basin
A pair of 6900's have merchandise in tow on the Overland Route. To see what was bringing up the markers, click heremore)
With just a hint of winter lingering, twin big-Jacks pull general merchandise west by the boxcar and open autorack. John believes this to be in the Dale Creek area, the train has just crested She... (more)