Brand-new EMD GP60 No. 4002 leads an eastbound Santa Fe mixed freight past a work rain at Oakley, CA.
A pair of ex-WP GP40s heads north out of the siding at Charter Way with a cut of cars. The lead unit is ex-WP 3516. As part of the agreement by which P took over WP in 1983, these air-conditioned ... (more)
Santa Fe 5347 West creeps through the ATSF-UP interchange to get to UP's Stockton Yard from Santa Fe's Mormon Yard. Because of catastrophic flood damage to SP's Tehachapi line on March 1, 1983, Sa... (more)
UP 9198 West stops at Charter Way so her conductor can climb down and throw a switch allowing her to enter Stockton Yard. In the not-too-distant future, UP will no longer use this track, but will ... (more)
WP 3504 West approaches the lead at Charter Way as it prepares to enter Stockton Yard. No. 3504 wears one of several paint schemes WP tried before settling on the all-orange nose. 3504 was built i... (more)
Late in the afternoon, a couple of young boys hang out near a small bridge as a WP westbound crosses it. To the right of the train is the WP-Santa Fe interchange yard.
A WP westbound enters the yard at Charter Way.
Late in the day, two ex-WP GP35s wait to depart Stockton Yard at Charter Way with a load of coiled steel bound for Pittsburg. The two units are assinged here by contract because of the A/C units a... (more)
With the inside of its horn painted bright red, SD40-2 No. 3273 leads a westbound manifest toward Stockton Yard.
Recently repainted into the red and white scheme, caboose no. 469 protects the rear of an eastbound at Charter Way.
With both GE U30B demonstrators in consist, 3051 West approaches the lead at Stockton Yard.
WP 3503 East moves up to the signal at the east end of Charter Way in preparation for its departure for Salt Lake.
Baldwin switcher 583 brings a cut of cars toward the interchange with Santa Fe, who will deliver them to California's Southland.
GP40 3504, sporting a Nathan M5 horn in the center of its cab roof, brings a westbound freight toward Stockton Yard after a trip down the Central Valley from Oroville.
WP F7A 921D leads a Sacramento Northern Detour train into Charter Way siding at sunset.