A very clean B30-7 leads an equally clean SD40-2 around the connecting track from C&O to B&O.
SP 7861 east leads a long heavy manifest up Beaumont Hill.
The sb long-distance local rolls past the Banks passing track. Once an important main for freight and passengers, this ex-ACL line has been on shaky ground for years.
Various power sits in the deadlines of NRE in Silvis. A lot of what you see here will soon be scrapped due to the impending closure of this facility.
Paul Meyer photo.
SP 7874 sports the Kodachrome paint scheme as it sits in one of the helper spur tracks at Bena.
We would sneak over form railfanning the Santa Fe, to try and catch the brand new 8000 series B39-8/B40-8 on Beaumont Hill. In the process we ended up with trains like these with five B30-7. I'm s... (more)
Grinding up and over the Tehachapi Mountains, a Southern Pacific eastbound is pulled by SP B30-7 7803, teamed with a Cotton Belt GP20 and an SP GP35. (Keene, California – September 4, 1978)
I would say to take your pick, but I'm not so sure that's possible in this situation. When it comes to this mass gathering of locomotives from many different railroads, some have futures and some ... (more)
SP 7867 is leading a stack train thru numerous curves as it climbs Beaumont Hill.
A smoking B-boat lashup drags an SP train up Beaumont Hill in 1984.
A pair of Southern Pacific GEs bracket an EMD switcher on a mixed freight moving through Joliet. Paul Meyer photo.
CSXT 5572 former, Chessie System (C&O) B30-7 8290 at St. Thomas, Ontario. A Gary R. Zuters photo.
MNNR 49 passes the historic White Bear Lake Depot on its journey to Hugo.