Yard job at Yuma with some SP power pulls out onto the mainline with a cut of cars.
An all-EMD power lash up including several SP units lead the West Colton-to-Phoenix manifest through Loma Linda on the Sunset Route.
Road power at UP's City of Industry yard rests between assignments as the evening sets in.
On a fall afternoon the westbound Leesdale Local charges through Moorpark on its way to Oxnard on the former SP Coast Line.
A set of power waits at the ready under the Azusa Ave. overpass at UP's City of Industry yard.
A pair of ex-SP SD40M-2's shove back a cut of cars at Pepper Ave. in West Colton on a hazy June morning.
Eastbound stacks past the old depot in Fostoria,OH.
The sun is about to set on the SP's Sunset Route, as SP 8696 speeds west with a priority pig train in southern Arizona.
A classic ex Espee Morrison Knudson SD45 rebuild rolls down the UP toward WR Tower in Granite City. Train was MCHPB 06.
The SLO helpers at rest, at least for the moment. Nikon E995
Two former SP SD40M-2s and a UP SD40T-2 are the helpers this week in SLO. This is a nice mix of SD40M-2s. The first one being built from a former SD40 and the second being built from a EL SD45M.... (more)
My favorite numbered SP SD40M-2, still unpatched doing some night shot posing.
UP 2772, a former SP SD40M-2, one of 6 SD40M-2s that was built out of an ex EL SD45M's. Here it is strung up with two other UP units serving as helpers for San Luis Obispo. Nikon E995
Unpatched SP leads the MSJRV. Here it is passing through Emeryville. Nikon D70 70-200mm. www.bayarearailroading.com