The second day of operation of the Willits to Schellville portion of the Northwestern Pacific by the California Northern. #4314 has reached the top of Ridge Hill.
My one and only photo of an SP ALCO PA leading a train.
SP's City of San Francisco passing thru Martinez. Little did I know that in just over two years, these locomotives would be retired and all... (more)
Aquired from Kansas City Public Service (#755) and now SEPTA 2267 is heading to downtown on Route 50 and about to cross the still in use tracks of Route 60. 60 would be abandoned a year later and ... (more)
It is cold and raining as P&W SD9 #1854, in a brand new paint job, switches the Stimson Mill in Clatskanai, Oregon
Westbound thru Forbes Park, #18 is on the way back to Alamosa after a run to La Veta.
#4960 and #29 wait to take the photo special back to Williams
Photo run at Anita
After servicing at Troy, MT, #4449 and its train continue along the Kootenai River and will soon cross the state line into Idaho.
A special train using three ex-California Zephyr cars was operated between Oakland and Portola, CA to mark the 100th anniversary of the completion of the Western Pacific.
North of Lind, WA, 4449 has slowed to pass a Pasco-bound freight as the freight crew waits to give a roll by to the passenger train.
With a dark layer of fog over much of the Spokane area, #4449 was racing South using it air horn to warn of its coming in the limited visibility.
#4449 has reached the top of Marias Pass and started downhill toward Whitefish
With air temp just slightly over freezing, #4449 is charging out of Whitefish, MT on its way to Spokane. The sun has yet to rise in Montana's Northern Latitudes although it is after 8 AM MDT
Crossing Two Medicines River on the way West, 4449 has the Fall Colors excursion in tow.
Sierra GP20 #50 had left Oakdale with seven empty centerbeam flats, spotting six of them at the SPI mill in Chinese Camp. The old geep would continue on East thru Jamestown and Sonora taking the o... (more)