UP 8003 leads a westbound manifest.
The Southern Pacific searchlight signals seem to be falling faster than the golden brown leaves along the Shasta Route. Signal replacement gangs have continued to push north towards Conant. Once t... (more)
The Coast Line's primary use these days is passenger traffic and locals, but occasionally a repositioning move sneaks through. Here, an IOALBR carrying empty intermodal flats from Oakland to Long ... (more)
The ravages of drought in California are all too apparent at Lake Shasta's Salt Creek Trestle.
Bare table, south bound heading over the Cascade Crossing just south of Cruzatte in an area that the railroad used to place mud fill from the great slide of the winter of 2008, it once was a hole ... (more)
Global 4 - Tuscon train prepares to get on the Santa Fe at Millsdale.
[3/3] The 78G has turned the hill at Watkins and is now on the downhill slide all the way to Weber City. You can see the sillouhete of the conductor off of the pusher engines giving the roll-by of... (more)
[2/3] The 78G loaded train is cresting the hill at Watkins (as can be seen by the angle of the headlight coming from the left) with the T76 still sitting in the siding to the right.
First shot of a 3 shot series of a meet between this T76 pusher and an eastbound loaded train. Here the T76 pusher engines (3 UP SD9043s) sits in the siding as the eastbound works up the hill towa... (more)