The Sun sets on a chilly clear day in San Clemente as Amtrak 458 races by the Pier
The old Santa Fe turntable at Redondo Junction that used to handle super power steam engines of the AT&SF is in now in charge of turning Amtrak diesels. This is one of the few remaining turntables... (more)
All aboard for a San Diego bound Surfliner at Fullerton.
Midnight at 8th Street Yard.
AMTK 458 having fun in the sun on the first day of 2007
Amtrak 458 brings up the rear of northbound Pacific Surfliner 583 as it blasts through Ponto. Nikon Coolpix 3200
A clean 458 sits in San Diego before shoving a Pacific Surfliner north to Los Angeles. Nikon Coolpix 3200
Action on the platform as passengers board 595 (foreground) and detrain from a late 784 (P42 in back)
458 rests after switching trains, tracks, and adding the Silver Lariat into its consist.
458 conducts switching duties in San Diego as crews add the ex California Zephyr's Silver Lariat into 769's train for the next day
The 2 mid-train F59s in photo id 144813 mark the seperation point of these two Pacific Surfliner trains laying over in San Diego for the weekend. Note that the snowplows have to be folded to acces... (more)
Northbound Amtrak Surfliner 769 is just north of Moorpark, with another 25 miles before seeing the Pacific Ocean.
NRPC 458 shows its exceptionally clean nose (*snicker*) as it basks under the clear, warm sky of a San Diegan Winter day
Surfliner locomotives pose on the depot tracks at LAUPT, each ready for their next run.