Santa Fe Kodachrome 1564 leads the Harbor Train through the yard in San Bernardino. This train had all sorts of problems due to the old Kaiser Steel slag cars that were being shipped to China. A... (more)
It is a clear, cool morning as UP 3630 east heads up the hill towards the summit with snow on the distant mountains.
Close-up view of Santa Fe 2862 after the major derailment involving three trains. The SF 2862 east plowed into another eastbound waiting at Mountainair, NM for an approaching westbound hotshot. Th... (more)
GMTX 2602 and UP 1415 wait to do more switching in the Tucson yard. GMTX 2602 is the former CSX 2102. Photo taken with permission.
I am sitting on the fireman side, looking out the door window as UP 3416 west gets up to speed after meeting Amtrak. We have a green signal, and soon our two SD40-2s and doublestack train will be... (more)
A Special UP Operation Lifesaver train, with UP 7872, Heritage unit SP 1996, and three passenger cars, rolls east over the Cienega Creek Bridge. The dispatcher ran the train up the much shorter t... (more)
UP 4595 sits with CSX and CP power on the balloon track near the west end yard office in Tucson. Photo taken with permission.
Union Pacific 3600 west is coming into the city of La Grange, Oregon, with a long manifest train.
WP 3532 is painted in UP Armor Yellow, but has Western Pacific on the side. It is the 4th of July, and I came across this unusual locomotive in the diesel service area in the UP East Los Angeles ... (more)
The engineer on the WP 3546 west is slowly coming down through the Virgilia siding due to a bad order car, which they will set out on the siding. A group of us got together for a "senior trip... (more)
Ferromex 3224, CP 5723 and Ferromex 4619 sit next to the yard office in the Tucson Yard. Pool power like this was rather common in Tucson. Photo taken with permission.
A GATX lease unit sits with UP power in the Tucson Yard as a USF A-10 takes off in the distance. Photo taken with permission.
Patched ex Rio Grande, now UP 8594, sits on the balloon track in the Tucson Yard. Photo taken with permission.
British Columbia 1077 begins to move down the tracks as part of the Grand Parade of Steam at the Steam Expo in Vancouver, British Columbia.
Two SP GP-35s are sitting on a spur track in Benson, waiting to assist another train.