An American Association of Railroads special train with all C&NW equipment roars over the Keddie bridge on its way east after visiting the San Francisco Bay Area via UP rails.
"Kodachrome" (failed SPSF merger) painted 7497 still has its air baffles attached to the handrails on the rear of the unit.
SD45B 5502 fills out this nice A-B-A consist of SDs on an eastbound Santa Fe train passing the Mormon Rocks. The train has just passed under Highway 138.
An eastbound Santa Fe manifest crosses the Tuolumne River bridge south of Empire, CA. I saw this consist in the Richmond locomotive facilities the night before and drove out to Empire during the ... (more)
An eastbound Santa Fe intermodal train crosses the Tuolumne River bridge south of Empire, CA.
A southbound manifest splits the semaphores at Central City Oregon.
SP 9404 East cruises through Earlimart, between Fresno and Bakersfield.
Freshly shopped and painted SD9E 4414 idles next to the Medford depot.
The RVMEY (Roseville CA to Medford OR) heads north along the Siskiyou line at Montague.
The eastbound MRIBA (Richmond to Barstow) has just passed Glen Frazer in Frankln Canyon. Soon the train will pass over the Alhambra Creek Trestle.
The "Oil Cans" (BKDOU, Bakersfield to Dolores CA unit train) passes up a heavy lumber drag at Cable, a few miles west of the town of Tehachapi. Head end power is an SD40T-2 and five fla... (more)
The "Oil Cans" (BKDOU, Bakersfield to Dolores CA unit train) climbs the grade at Bealville in the Tehachapi Mountains. Head end power is an SD40T-2 and five flared SD45s.
Heading up from the docks to Eagle Mills, an RSD-15/U25C/RSD-15 set crosses the Dead Creek Bridge.
A westbound escapes the narrows of the Price River Canyon.
A crew member steam-cleans 4449's drivers in preparation for its trip to Railfair in Sacramento.