4449 started four days of running the Fallbridge Sub to Wishram and back to Vancouver. The special was for documentary an was a complete surprise to many.
A BNSF transfer from Vancouver has a former Colorado & Southern motor on point. These moves with the Lake Transfer power started last year, bringing BNSF EMD power to Albina Yard frequently.
Former SP 3859 drops its train in Portland & Westerns Albany yard.
Albany & Eastern's restored SP SD9 passes the former site of Weldwood Lumber on route to Weyerhaeuser via the Sweet Home branch.
Albany & Eastern's distinct 1st generation pair heads to Lebanon with a load of empties from Albany.
With word that Albany & Eastern would be using their two vintage SP EMDs on the hauler, i had to make a trip down from Portland to catch the action. Here we see the pair passing Portland & Western... (more)
One of the dwindling number of BN painted units in the PNW makes a move to switch the Port of Vancouver.
A roster shot of one of the recent SD75I rebuilds in Vancouver, WA, after a snowing.
BNSF 4735 leads a westbound grainer over the Klickitat River at Lyle.
Two H2 Dash9s lead a westbound grainer at Home Valley.
This former NP F9 has been exposed after the second unnecessary staircase was removed. From what i know, this may be the only locomotive currently adorning SPS colors and is located at Columbia Go... (more)
A short mostly empty freight heads into Towal siding.
A westbound manifest races east under heavy snow.
A GP60M rebuild leads a rail train east after a dusting of snow
The armed forces tribute locomotive "Spirit of the Union Pacific" and UP 4141.