A year to the day that I shot this same unit at West Colton as PRLX 24, today finds the unit with PHL decals again at West Colton. The unit is returning from the San Antonio research center. Here ... (more)
UPY 3208 goes about switching seen from Pepper Ave.
UPY 3208 in fresh paint at Pepper Ave.
An SD-45 leads four GP-9s through the switches so that it can back on to an eastbound train, while to the left a westbound intermodal rolls into West Colton yard after coming over Banning Pass.
SP 8799, now a camera car, sits near the diesel service facility in the West Colton Yard. Photo taken with permission.
A Rare Visitor from the EastUnion Pacific train KAILC 02 (intermodal, Atlanta GA to Los Angeles CA) approaches the railroad’s West Colton Yard in Bloomington, California, on a hot (... (more)
The distinctive "snoot" nose of SP 8370 is on full display at the West Colton diesel service area.
One of UP's newest 2017 delivery Tier3 credit ES44AC's seen from Pepper Ave.
Packed house at West Colton!
UP SD70ACe T4 3014 brings up the rear of this MWCRVB as it departs West Colton.
UP 5406, an NLR repaint is on the point of a 3 unit set of power backing down to their train, seen from the Pepper Ave overpass.
Sunset Route SunsetAs the sun sets on November 15, 2016, a Union Pacific eastbound rolls past the railroad's West Colton Yard in Bloomington, California. Situated at the junction o... (more)
An SP hogger has just turned a consist of new SD40T-2s, with the class locomotive in the lead.
Only Two Units? How Very Un-SP-Like!A Southern Pacific westbound train arrives at the railroad's West Colton Yard in Bloomington, California, on January 5, 1980. SP SD40T-2 8529 a... (more)
A Lot of Horsepower for a Transfer RunA quartet of six-axle Alco diesels (C628s and C630s) heads east out of the Southern Pacific's West Colton Yard in Bloomington, California, on a... (more)