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Southern California and Arizona 2015
Photo Album By: Paul Sykes
 
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Photo ID: 611868

The shadows are long as the Cadiz turn from Barstow arrives at its destination with a consist which includes ARZC number 4001, presumably after heading west for some kind of maintenance or repair ... (more)

Railroad: Arizona & California Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2R
Location: Cadiz, California, USA
Locomotive #: ARZC 4001
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 09, 2015


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Added: Apr 01, 2017

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Photo ID: 588774

After depositing their train just north of the yard at Searles for interchange with the UP, seven Trona Railway EMD's head back light engine to Trona on a warm October afternoon.

Railroad: Trona Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: California, USA
Locomotive #: 2009
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 08, 2015


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Added: Sep 11, 2016

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Photo ID: 588553

Something about the Trona Railway just seems to 'look right'... The combination of faded ex-UP/SP SD40's with an ageing rake of hoppers almost seems as though they were designed to blend in with t... (more)

Railroad: Trona Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: California, USA
Locomotive #: 2009
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 08, 2015


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Added: Sep 09, 2016

Views: 1,432
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Photo ID: 583695

Late on a very warm afternoon, seven of the Trona Railway's veteran six-axle EMD's whine and smoke their way up the gradient towards Searles yard with a train of loaded hoppers and empty acid tank... (more)

Railroad: Trona Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: California, USA
Locomotive #: 2009
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 08, 2015


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Added: Jul 24, 2016

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Photo ID: 583572

The blue hour meets the golden hour on the western leg of the wye at Cadiz, deep in the Mojave desert. After a trip west for reasons unknown, ARZC's 4001 has been returned to home rails by BNSF's ... (more)

Railroad: Arizona & California Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40M-2
Location: California, USA
Locomotive #: ARZC 4001
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 09, 2015


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Added: Jul 23, 2016

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Photo ID: 577300

The Trona Railway's full complement of seven ex-UP/SP SD40's drift downgrade towards home base in the late afternoon after their trip up to the small yard at Searles to interchange with the Union ... (more)

Railroad: Trona Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Trona, California, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 08, 2015


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Added: May 21, 2016

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Photo ID: 556720

After a couple of days of heavy rain, strong winds and cool temperatures, the sun makes a welcome return and greets a westbound intermodal as it tops Cima Hill summit behind a relatively new SD70A... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Cima, California, USA
Locomotive #: 8699
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 05, 2015


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Added: Dec 01, 2015

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Photo ID: 556600

After storms and heavy rain caused damage to the right of way in Afton Canyon, SD70ACe no. 8855 was tasked with providing the power for a short ballast train to take the necessary materials to ass... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Cima, California, USA
Locomotive #: 8855
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 06, 2015


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Added: Nov 30, 2015

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Photo ID: 556286

The location of Basin, in the depths of the Mojave Desert and at the eastern end of Afton Canyon is a remote and slightly eerie location. The steep and narrow confines of the canyon to the west su... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Afton Canyon, California, USA
Locomotive #: 8967
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 03, 2015


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Added: Nov 28, 2015

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Photo ID: 556089

A train of heavy military equipment is well camouflaged as it heads west across the eastern edge of the Mojave desert on a very warm afternoon.

Railroad: CERX (CityCorp Railmark)
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Needles, California, USA
Locomotive #: 1305
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 30, 2015


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Added: Nov 26, 2015

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Photo ID: 555698

It's late afternoon, the temperature is around 40 degrees Celsius and a procession of westbound trains are chasing each other on the long climb between Amboy and Ash Hill. Sitting in the shade of ... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE C44-9W (Dash 9-44CW)
Location: Ludlow, California, USA
Locomotive #: 4646
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 02, 2015


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Added: Nov 23, 2015

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Photo ID: 555365

Moments before sunset at the end of another hot day in the desert, the golden light reflects off a high priority intermodal as it rounds a curve and heads east between Siberia and Amboy.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44C4
Location: Amboy, California, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 02, 2015


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Added: Nov 21, 2015

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Photo ID: 555358

Two thirds of the power is visible on a 4x3x2-powered BNSF grain train as it thunders westwards between Ibis and Arrowhead Junction on a warm morning out in the Mojave desert.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44C4
Location: Needles, California, USA
Locomotive #: 8152
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 30, 2015


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Added: Nov 21, 2015

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Photo ID: 555153

Yet another intermodal is illuminated by yet another southern California sunset, yet somehow i never seem to tire of watching these racehorses thundering across the majestic Mojave landscape.

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44DC
Location: Needles, California, USA
Locomotive #: 7315
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 30, 2015


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By: Paul Sykes

Added: Nov 19, 2015

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Photo ID: 554999

A UP manifest train glides across the box girder bridge which carries westbound (and sometimes eastbound) trains on the Sunset route over Cienega Creek in southern Arizona.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Tuscon, Arizona, USA
Locomotive #: 7683
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: September 26, 2015


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By: Paul Sykes

Added: Nov 18, 2015

Views: 1,069
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