Finally done for the night. Amtrak crews make the final preparations before taking the train to the yard where it will await its next assignments the next day.
ATSF (Santa Fe) EMD SD45-2 5825, SD45B 5502, SD45-2 5855 and SD40-2 5024.
Amtrak's Los Angeles-based, veterans-painted cabbage unit, the AMTK 90208, sits alongside the AMTK 510 this evening at the Redondo turntable. In the background, the iconic Sears neon lights illumi... (more)
One of the more odd meets in Amtrak's Los Angeles 8th Street Yard occurs this gloomy morning as Santa Fe 3751 meets a EMD24B. Visiting Amtrak to have its wheels turned, the leased Progess Rail uni... (more)
SP 8377 sits in the dead line at Taylor yard after being involved in a derailment. Besides the side and cab being damaged, note that part of the plow is complete gone. Plenty of damaged units in... (more)
Catching the late afternoon light at Los Angeles Union Station, Amtrak's lower-level set and a standard double decker set rest at the bumpers.
As members from LOSSAN, Amtrak, Metrolink and the San Bernardino Railroad Historical Society work to prepare the areas around Tracks 13, 14 and 15 at Los Angeles Union Station for the evening's se... (more)
See you in two years, 3751. It was a bittersweet moment at Union Station as fans enjoyed the final moments of 3751 under steam before it put on a show shoving the display equipment used in ... (more)
One last time... Santa Fe 3751 catches the morning light as it backs toward the Redondo turntable following a quick inspection of the locomotive's underside. Once in North Yard, the engine'... (more)
TOFC trailers are scatters and on their side, while TOFC flat cars are derailed in the Union Pacific Los Angeles yard. Cranes are already on scene to start cleaning up the mess. Photo taken with p... (more)
The sun sets on another day in Los Angeles as AMTK 591 and a flurry of other locomotives and private cars bask in the afternoon light on the whisker tracks of the Redondo turntable.
Work being conducted on the SP 4449 while it was on display at the Los Angeles Union Station.
At 89 Years Old, She Still Looks Like She Just Rolled Out of Baldwin. Easing her way up Amtrak's 8th Street Coach Yard, Santa Fe 3751 passes by the passenger rail company's service and in... (more)
Honorning America's Veterans Cabbage Style Warming itself in the morning light, AMTK 90208, poses on the original, 1927-built Redondo turntable prior to taking part in its official unveili... (more)
In a scene that looks like it is 1950, SP 4449 sits on track 5 at the Los Angeles Union Stations with a solid set of SP Daylight passenger cars. The train has just arrived after going over Tehach... (more)