An FRA Geometry train heads through Burbank, CA at track speed on its way to Glendale where it will stop to pick up a pilot. The train took those of us on the coast line by surprise, and I had jus... (more)
The day has just begun and the Los Angeles to Oakland UP special is headed north, running on Metrolink tracks, leaving the faint lights of Burbank Jct in the distance
Now that's customer service. A single Boeing car is trailing 2 units through Burbank jct on its way to Portland and then onto the Boeing plant. It does not look like the normal wing cars that are ... (more)
Originating at SP's GMCO (General Motors Van Nuys, CA) yard...the old Espee had a penchant for running about anything together, especially for locals. Here there are 8 units, including at least 2 ... (more)
Officer Special heading up the coastline
A "Kodachrome Moment"
Local waiting to come off the Coast Line at left
This SP "local" after gathering cars from LA's Taylor yard, is heading for the western San Fernando Valley with another load of auto parts and lumber for the local industries it serves.
Eastbound coming of the coast line, heading to Los Angeles, mostly lumber manifest