I was thinking about going out this morning. That plan was accelerated when I heard a train horn. The sun wasn't up yet, where I was, so I head west with the train. When I was done today, I end up... (more)
ATSF 537 rolls across the open spaces of New Mexico, with a verity pack of locomotives paint schemes. On the rear is a SF30C still earning her keep on former home rails, but now as a leased locomo... (more)
A couple Southern Pacific AC4400CW's 349 341 haul a manifest over the ex Rio Grande main. Price River Canyon.
SP SD40T-2 8288, D&RGW SD45 5329, SP SD45-T2 9309 and SD40-T2 8354 are grinding up Cajon Pass. Sullivan's Curve is in the background.
After a heavy snow storm the night before. The Phoenix to Winslow high priority manifest, shows up in town with eight locomotives. With a GP30 on the point, GP35's and a B23-7, and who know what e... (more)
This unit has an interesting story. Originally it was a General Electric warranty protection unit, GECX 4001. It was eventually purchase by Union Pacific and wear's 7001. It appears to have had an... (more)
After work today, I drove across the tracks to see if I could see anything. I was in luck, green signal. Five minutes later I had this empty coal train heading for Helper.
Classic Southern Pacific, working on Tehachapi, with a CSX friend in the mix.
Long live the Warbonnet. With SD75M 205 in the lead. Four Superfleet's cruse eastward on the Santa Fe transcon. What a railroad it was.
I stumbled upon an afternoon eastbound. UP 7722 and 5100 with DPU 9014 are drawing near to the end of their run on the Lynndyl Subdivision.
The Chevron local just finished at the refineries. They are about to reenter the main, for the run back to Roper yard.
Union Pacific's Chevron local punches it, as they pull out of the Chevron refinery.
A Roper to Ogden Southern Pacific train, skirts Union Pacific's North Yard, on the Rio Grande runner. It's sad that normal sights like this, are all part of history.
A big old SD45-T2 on a work train. Not something I'm use to seeing everyday.
Urban Salt Lake City from the 13th south over pass. In my quest to capture some local action, with standard cabs. GP15-1 UPY 613 and UP 578 with the Chevron local are nearing Salt Lake Cities Rope... (more)