The Torrance Local heads down Vermont Avenue on the eastern border of Gardena and Los Angeles with a trio of gensets for power.
The 7400 Swticher brings its pulls over the Dominguez Channel Bridge on the Carson Industrial Lead. This job works out of Mead Yard, which has become the last bastion of NRE Gensets in Southern Ca... (more)
A couple well-tagged Genset units are staged for moving out of the UP's North Yard, which is located in Denver, Colorado.
The UP's Dead Line of engines in the North Yard continues to grow. Included in the lineup are seven 3GS21B's include UPY 2707, 2713, 2723, 2732, 2733, 2736 and 2760. There are three Dash9's - UP 9... (more)
Many of the Genset units stacked in the UP's North Yard in Denver, Colorado suffer from severe tagging, I assume while in California. Some of the engines have nearly all of the UP markings oblite... (more)
As with most railroads in the Twenty-First Century, the Indiana Harbor Belt has purchased locomotives that emit fewer harmful emissions than older locomotives. The IHB owns four National Railway ... (more)
More and more Genset 3GS21B's have been spotted in the UP's North Yard in Denver as of recent.
BNSF 1228 looks pretty roached and gutted as it sits in the company of CP and UP engines at NRE Facility in Silvis.
LOG09R reenters PHL rails for the return trip to Mead Yard with a genset and geep for power after working industries off the Alameda Corridor.
A Pacific Harbor Line crew works at Pier A Yard. In the background, a group of PHL units are gathered at the locomotive servicing area. Today, just about everything in this view is gone, with PH... (more)
Snow In Los Angeles. Well, the closest any snow got to downtown Los Angeles that is. In this sunset scene at Union Pacific's "J Yard," the power for the YJY68R and YJY78R share the surprisi... (more)
The J-Yard Switcher shoves down a tight alleyway in Vernon to serve a customer.
A light power set of a Genset, Yard Slug, and SD40-2 run down to get another string of cars to shove over the hump at the Belt Railway of Chicago's Clearing Yard. Locomotives:BRC 211 ... (more)
Pumpkin patch deadline
As the sun closes in on the horizon to bring another day in Southern California to a close, UPY 2715 and a sister 3GS21B rest in Union Pacific's "J" Yard as the iconic Sears building sta... (more)