What A Load of Garbage! Union Pacific's twice-weekly local, the LOF67, slides through the siding between Strathearn and Millhouse as it prepares to come to a stop...but not before passing t... (more)
Redondo Over - Under. As Union Pacific 7625 leads the westbound rock train through Redondo Junction and toward the Alameda Corridor, Amtrak 785 cruises above on its decent toward CP Olympia... (more)
A German Steam Engne In...Fillmore? That's right - for the first time ever in the United States, 1935-built "Buckeye" operated under her own power. Built by the Orenstein & Koppel... (more)
Metrolink's last outbound train to Ventura for the day catches the last rays of sunlight in Simi Valley as it departs.
BNSF 6069 pokes out of Tunnel 3 on its climb up Tehachapi with an empty baretable train on the drawbar this afternoon.
Amtrak 569 heads north toward Los Angeles as it cruises through Cardiff and approaches the newly built concrete bridges that replaced the original Santa Fe-built, wooden structures here.
AMTK 451 is seen spending the night at Amtrak's Redondo locomotive maintenance facility as the dramatic Los Angeles skyline towers in the background at dusk. Who would have ever thought this scene... (more)
Speed Lettering On The Coast Line. While only going as far west as Simi Valley, a scarlet and grey unit returned to the ex-Southern Pacific (SP) Coast Line briefly in the form of UP 1053. D... (more)
Taking In Her 70th July 4th. As the sky above lights up, Fillmore & Western Railway F7A No. 100 rests below as the veteran locomotive takes in its 70th Independence Day. Built in 1949 for t... (more)
Trundling along at a consistent speed of roughly 5 miles-per-hour, the Fillmore & Western's 2019 Firecracker Train heads east through Sespe. The slow speed comes at the order of the dining car sta... (more)
Pullman Service to San Diego Returns. Cresting the Redondo Flyover on a warm, spring day, Amtrak 580 banks to the east as it leaves Los Angeles behind for its trip to San Diego. Riding behi... (more)
"Dearing's" Final Ride? It's a quiet evening in downtown Los Angeles - setting the mood for what could possibly be the private car "Dearing's" final visit to the Souther... (more)
Super Chief-era Relics Prepare To Fall. The end of an era has finally arrived here in 2019 as original, Santa Fe Railway "R2" signals along the the famed Pasadena Subdivision have... (more)
Banking to the east as it joins BNSF San Bernardino Subdivision, Metrolink 810 splits two of the three ex-Santa Fe searchlights still earning their keep here at the busy railroad interaction of At... (more)