Preparations are being made for the arrival of the UP 4014 Big Boy as a long line of EMD diesel locomotives sit next to the Jenks Locomotive Shops. The Big Boy and passenger train will later be p... (more)
The UP 4014 Big Boy races north as it crosses one of the many bridges located between Fulton and Hope, Arkansas.
The Union Pacific 4014 Steam Crew continue to get the Big Boy prepared for departure from Prescott and the day's trip into Little Rock, Arkansas.
A brisk morning greets the Union Pacific Big Boy in a scene that almost looks like something from the 1950s.
Fireworks light up the sky over the Union Pacific 4014 Big Boy on a very cold, 19 degree night. A very special thank you the Mayor, City Council, and Chief of the Police of Prescott, the Curator f... (more)
Penn Central GG-1s 4867 and 4857 sit in the diesel service area in Potomac Yard. While walking around the diesel service area, I saw engines from the RF&P, Southern, Penn Central, B&O and C&O. I... (more)
A rather grimy SP 8529 leads a doublestack through the curves near Empirita. Trailing consist is SP 8496, SP 9201, RG 5377, and Family Lines 2584.
Cotton Belt 9624 leads an eastbound doublestack through the curves near Empirita. Trailing consist is SP 8004, SP 7369, SSW 9629 and SP 9603.
Union Pacific 3069, Rio Grande 5507, SP 8504 and UP 3044 at the diesel service in the Tucson Yard. In the distance is the SP yard tower.
Missouri Pacific 901 and UP caboose 25856 in Pendleton, Oregon.
A dirty CSX 8047 leads CSX 7029 and SP 8241 west out of the Tucson yard.Pool power units leading trains over the SP Sunset Route was rather common.
A dirty and worn out SP 8830 sits at the Ashland diesel service area with SSW 9267, and SSW 9371.
A mixture of SP and UP power at the diesel service in the Ashland yard. On the right is SP 9095, UP 3572, SSW 8373, and SP 9114. On the left is SP 8830, SSW 9267, and SSW 9371.
A dirty and worn out SP 7552 leads SSW 7792, SSW 7270, SP 8992 and Conrail 6694 west towards Tucson. Just about any train on the SP Sunset Route would have a pool power unit in the consist.