Ex-Amtrak SDP40F does what is was made to do (sorta) pulling a log train across the prairie east of Banks toward Cornelius Pass.
Who says Shortlines dont have really cool power. NRMX 644 and Alaska 3002 lead the Westsider through Lafayette
DLMX with the Hauler Arrives into Albany yard right when the snow stops falling
The 644 stands by the 16-lead, ready to head down to Albany for its next assignment on the Portland & Western Railroad.
I'd forgotten how clean of a locomotive it was!
The 644 hangs out at the yard while the Conductor fetches some paperwork from the inbox.
After dropping off and picking up some cars, this train heads for McMinnville, OR.
A stand of trees cover the tracks in shadows, but the nose of the SD45 crosses a beam of sunlight that has found its way on to the tracks as the Harbor turn heads to Banks.
An ex-SP GP9 heads through the streets of Harrisburg on the ex-BN/SP&S OE line. The American Turn is heading back to Eugene after switching out the mill at America.
PWRR locos crossing the Willamette river west of Albany OR. 30-June-2006 on the Toledo Hauler
Weeds on the curb add some color as the Harbor Turn rolls down the middle of SW Adams St. The second unit is my daughters favorite.
P&W 1801 rests on a Saturday afternoon in Eugene, Oregon.
Brand new to the property is PWRR 1804.
The 644 leads a northbound Westsider freight train towards McMinnville. It was pouring down rain just prior to this photo, and I got my feet wet while hurrying to get different angles as the train... (more)
The 644 leads a northbound Westsider freight train towards McMinnville. It was pouring down rain just prior to this photo.