The conductor rides Ferromex 4080 back into the Belen yard to couple on to their train, which they will take north to Albuquerque.
After dropping off cars it brought from Belen, the crew on the BNSF 5136 pull the power up the the Albuquerque yard office. Later they will take a string of freight cars back down to Belen.
The Saturday before Easter, 42 years ago, my father asked the Belen yardmaster if we could take some photos around the diesel service area. A short time later we were thrilled to be in the cab of... (more)
The engineer on FEC locomotive 510, waits in the Palm Bay siding for FEC rock train 336 to pass. Train 336 has left some rock cars on the main line for the engineer on locomotive 510 to pick up an... (more)
The engineer on Santa Fe 8787 proceeds very slowly on the north track past the derailment site located just north of Highway 138 in Cajon Pass. Heavy rain storms caused track damage and ATSF 3338,... (more)
BN 8073 has rolled over, the result of a derailment as the eastbound helper set exited tunnel 10 near the Tehachapi Loop. Freight cars derailed from the trailing locomotive to inside of Tunnel 10... (more)
Santa Fe 5916 is slowing down for a red signal at the Verdimont crossovers on Cajon Pass in order to let a hot intermodal Santa Fe train run around it.
Seven Santa Fe GP-35s lead an eastbound past the signals at Dagget. This is where the Union Pacific main line from Yermo connects to the Santa Fe.
Union Pacific's MKT Heritage unit 1988 leads UP 5325, and an empty autorack train, east through the Arizona desert on a cold, 30 degree morning.
Union Pacific's MKT Heritage unit 1988 races east through the Arizona desert on a cold, 30 degree morning.
Union Pacific's MKT Heritage unit 1988 leads UP 5325 east through the desert of southern Arizona. The empty autorack train is about to cross under Interstate 10 and enter the town of Bowie.
Amtrak 406 takes center stage on the Spencer turntable, surrounded by Streamliners.
CSX power rests in the Taft Yard in Orlando.
FEC 808 leads train 101 south across the Crane Creek Bridge at sunset.
As the sun sets, FEC rain 101 rolls south across the Crane Creek bridge in Melbourne, Florida, as is head for Miami.