Mopac 2020 and Mopac 2034 are the switch engines assigned to the small yard near the Colton diamond.
Missouri Pacific 2012 sits in the small yard in Colton.
SP 7245 leads three other units including merger 7672. The units will back up onto it's train and head west to Los Angeles by taking the balloon track at Pepper street overpass.
The 1979 Pacific Railroad Society "Mountain Outin" passenger special, with Amtrak SDP40F 518 and 517, has crossed over the SP diamond at Colton and is headed toward the Santa Fe yard in San Bernar... (more)
Sun sneaks under the clouds to light another potential dead line in the Colton Yard.
compared to the other engines of the consist and especially in contrast of the white packaging film of the lumber, you can see HOW dirty this ES44 really is ...
2 remote controlled SD 40-2 doing yard duty in the Colton yard.
This is the only 38-2 the Union Pacific has with an operating weight of 391,000 LBS.
Here is the history:"Built as McCloud Railway (MR) 39; purchased by UP in June 1997 from owner, Mid America ... (more)
Colton Diesel house with the snowy San Bernardino Mountains (San Gorgonio Mountain - 11,500 feet) serving as a backdrop.
SP C630 3148 and SW1500 2565 make a real “Mutt and Jeff” pair as they work the yard in "old" Colton Yard.