L CALO611-29I With BNSF 1575, BNSF 2652, BNSF 1574, & BNSF 2862 call it a day after bringing back a couple cars from Boron. A nice trio of rebuilt power! Photographed at 14:35.
RCL job With BNSF 1908 & BNSF 265 build a few more outbounds for the day. Photographed at 10:25.
Sunset at Lenwood, west of Barstow
Full moon just after sunset at Lenwood, west of Barstow
The full consist of the Barstow Flyer is seen here at the Barstow Depot on the afternoon of October 17th, 2009. The cast of characters include one General Electric P 42 DC, Amtrak # 23, one Amflee... (more)
The Pacific Railroad Society ran the "Desert Scout special from LA to Bartsow and return. Seen in the old passenger train tracks at Barstow ready for the return trip with 2 of the PRS private cars... (more)
Switching time for SD 45 5551 at the old ATSF engine facilities
The westbound Worm dodges the shadows and barely makes the sunlight. Photographed at 18:21.
Partial scene of the old SF engine facilities at Barstow. The GP40X is only few months in service at that time. At right is F45 5911 in the yelow bonnet scheme.
L CALO611-06I With BNSF 2563, BNSF 2805, BNSF 2823, & BNSF 2838 take off out of Barstow with a couple cars for Boron. Photographed at 07:07.
A vehicle train rolls in from the Mojave Desert behind an original H1 Dash 9.
Santa Fe Bicentennial SD45-2 5702 shows off its rear end while a troublesome SD45-2 is cut out of the consist, delaying the high priority "Super C" in Barstow, California, on July 20, 1975.
BNSF 4165 pulls short stack train westbound through the outskirts of Barstow.