Family's enjoy the Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend with a day at the beach.
Thought I had better get a photo of the completed bridge that replaced the last original one over the Ventura River before the local artist's begin their work. No. 14 the Northbound Coast Starligh... (more)
A Union Pacific crew cuts the rail prior to removal of an old section of the Ventura Bridge.
Ohio Locomotive Mobile Crane MPX 60 lifts a new section into place on the new bridge over the Ventura River. Two cast cement sections placed side by side make up one section of the bridge.
Ohio Locomotive Mobile Crane MPX 60 lifts a section of the last original bridge over the Ventura River. The Coast Starlights No. 11 and 14 were rerouted over Tehachapi Pass. The Surfliners used bu... (more)
The locals call it May Gray. During this time of year fog rolls in off the ocean and moves inland. Southbound No. 11 the Coast Starlight has a impressive lashup today. Along with the usual P42's a... (more)
This winters rains have transformed the Solimar Burn area of 2 years ago from a moonscape into a garden. A southbound baretable intermodal rolls along the beach on the Coast Route to long beach.
An Union Pacific auto reposition move heading southbound, rolls through Emma Wood State Park.
A Sunday morning appearance of the Oil Cans heading into Ventura Ca. They are usually a overnight movement.
The Cans after being stopped before the west end of Seacliff siding with PTC problems, powers up out of the east end on the clear. A long discussion with the dispatcher and a PTC tech resulted in ... (more)