UP local power, GP7 No. 101 and caboose 25097 rests at Kent, Washington between runs up and down the Kent Valley between Seattle and Tacoma. The local handled the Tukwila industrial park as well a... (more)
With late season thunderstorms rumbling over the Bookcliffs in the background, Union Pacific’s LJP45 “dirt train” local approaches Mounds, Utah, late on the afternoon of November 21, 2003. Rio Gra... (more)
WP eastbound San Jose Turn bursting out of Tunnel one in Niles Canyon
The red bud is blooming in this portrait of a northbound NRHS special crossing the former Clinchfield Railroad Copper Creek Viaduct. The propulsion chores are handled today by the "Final Four... (more)
With the lead unit missing a numberboard (note the duct tape in its place) and the middle unit doing it's best impression of a steam locomotive, this Union Pacific manifest winds its way west on t... (more)
A northbound train crosses Mantua Creek at Paulsboro on an A-frame bridge built in 1917. Already considered ancient at the time of this photo, it would be in service for almost two more decades an... (more)
The "last hurrah" for the BN SD60's, you could say, took place in 2007 when several sets were being used across MRL for coal trains in both directions. BNSF began to renumber and eventu... (more)
BN 1750 and three other Geeps head a westbound Cle Elum turn from Yakima through the blades in the Yakima River canyon. The train will drop its cars in Cle Elum yard where another turn originating... (more)
With brush and weeds growing around it a Southern SW1
rusts to the rails in Wadley Ga.
In the late 1970s BN was power short and continued to use older Fs and Geeps on secondary trains. This seven unit consist waiting its next assignment at Auburn, WA features BN 706, former GN 260A,... (more)
Northbound freight with passengers.
A different kind of a A-B-A set. Getting them ready for a run towards Toledo or Columbus Ohio.
1918-1966 Rains was one of the closely settled coal camps that ran together and was mined by Liberty Fuels. There was a time this area north of helper produced 300 coal cars a day of coal from se... (more)