The OE Express charges up the 1% "Tonquin Hill" across the rebuilt trestle at Hedge's.
A former SP GP9, seemingly well kept by the Portland & Western, rests for the weekend in Eugene.
The Wauna Turn enters Rainer with horns blaring and the locals scurry out of the way.
Portland & Western 2301 West does a little street running on East A Street in the middle of downtown Rainier and slowly trundles by the classic Hotel Rainier and The OL' Pastime Tavern.
Portland & Western's Albany to Vancouver interchange Train 664 arrives into the BNSF Vancouver yard as lite engines. Patched ex-Santa Fe GP39-2 2311 brings up the rear as the set passes some park... (more)
After a night run to Salem, Oregon, P&W 3300 and 3051 have just uncoupled from their load at the old Purina grain elevator in McMinnville.
The Portland & Western’s ex SP&S line to Astoria still handles a lot of logs as the local turn pulls into Rainer with 19 loads to be dropped.
Portland & Western Railroad's Astoria line train runs down A Street upon entering the town of Rainier, OR.
Portland & Western's Albany Hauler has just finished setting out four cars at American as the sun sets over the Coast Range. A few minutes later, this train wo... (more)
Patchy Blue Skies for a Patched Blue Bonnet
PNWR 2303 (ex ATSF 3602) leads the Portland & Western local American Turn home to Albany OE yard after switching various customers in... (more)
Engineer R.L. talks on the radio as he shoves a head-end cut of cars into Ashahr siding. The Portland & Western Toledo Hauler had an unticketed rider on th... (more)
A Rainbow of Schemes or Merger SchemesThe Portland & Western 663 power has a remarkably colorful consist with five paint schemes on six locomotives! Here the 663 power is... (more)
Portland & Western's Albany Hauler rolling north along Holly St. in Junction City, Oregon. The view is from the diver's seat of the photographer's 1999 Corolla. Typically a night run, the train op... (more)