The bridge over Barstow yard had a pedestrian walkway. Couldn't pass on the opportunity to get a train coming through the yard, unfortunately, to catch it, I basically had to sprint up a hill and ... (more)
Santa Fe power rolls past the Casa del Desierto, the old Harvey House in Barstow in 1991. At the time of this photo, the fate of the Harvey House was very much in doubt, as it had suffered earthqu... (more)
An LA Harbor Train heads under the road bridge at East Barstow as the sun begins to fall on another busy day on the Transcon.
The spigot and the drain of the Transcon is a small highway overpass on the east side of Barstow, near the McDonalds. Here is why - three stacks, two westbound and one eastbound all moving apace a... (more)
A Goat Boat comes into Barstow leading an interesting consist that includes a CEFX SD40M-2 in an SD45 carbody.
A pair of former ATSF GP's wait for better signals into BNSF's large yard at Barstow with a light engine move in tow. The leader, BNSF GP39-2 No. 2772 joined the Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe roster ... (more)
This FP45 once pulled the famous Super Chief and later Santa Fe's highest priority intermodal trains. Today it sits on display at the Barstow Train Station.
After being passed by the UP 4014 move, still seen in the background, this intermodal freight throttles up to continue on its way.
A BNSF mixed freight snakes through Barstow as it is about to enter the yard.
UP "Big Boy" 4014 back up to speed after stopping at the Barstow Depot enroute to Yermo, Ca. then onto Cheyenne Wyoming.
freshly painted 3328 waits at Barstow engine facility for it's next assignment
Burlington Northern Railroad leased power from both General Motors' Electro-Motive Division (Oakway SD60s) and General Electric Leasing (LMX B39-8Es). When the BN merged with Santa Fe, LMX units ... (more)
Eastbound Santa Fe train departing Barstow, CA.
The Cadiz Local shows off its full spectrum of power on this lazy curve as it approaches Barstow Yard. Someone art the power desk must've been a buff!
Santa Fe, all the way!!! The holiday-outlawed Cadiz Local is finally making its way back home to Barstow with some nostalgia-inducing power! Just a quick grab off the road before chasing on!