A UP "extra Pedro" job was returing from the Port of Long Beach with an empty grain train passing Mauel siding with the Gerald Desmond Bridge in the distance that connected Terminal Isla... (more)
Pacific Harbor Line 68 headed for ICTF from Long Beach Pier.
UP8438 hides from the sunset, as UP2430 awaits behind.
For a short period UP used yard power on the two locals that operated south out of East LA yard down to the port of Long Beach on the San Pedro Branch. Here, the afternoon "Harbor Local"... (more)
Koppel Bulk Terminal operated in the port of Long Beach for years, and it later became AGREX. (After AGREX ceased operations, this facility was operated by Metropolitan Stevedore, which became Me... (more)
Metro Ports (the former Metropolitan Stevedore) operates a transloading facility on Pier G in Long Beach, California. To handle the trainloads of coal, petroleum coke, soda ash, potash and other c... (more)
Metro Ports (the former Metropolitan Stevedore) operates a transloading facility on Pier G in Long Beach, California. To handle the trainloads of coal, petroleum coke, soda ash, potash and other ... (more)
As they say in the model world, there is a prototype for just about everything. It doesn't just happen on models but on the real thing too as this three well car ended up on both tracks after pick... (more)
BNSF inbound trains for Long Beach Container are routinely stored on the Hyuka lead, adjacent the facility, when they arrive before an outbound train departs due to it's cramped facility. The prev... (more)
In 2007, 60 was the first SD40 modified
only a couple of years into UP's takover of the WP a pair of exWP GP's led UP southbound "Mead Local" past Manual siding a few miles from the end of the branch.
UP's Mead Local is ready to depart Mead Yard "cab hop" to return to UP's main LA area East Yard in East Los Angeles
A PHL Dock Job heads light from Pier B Yard through CP Gaspur on its way across the harbor area back to Pier A Yard in Wilmington.
How the mighty have fallen ... This trackage, threading between a stand of palm trees and a row of eucalyptus, is Union Pacific's San Pedro Subdivision. It was, before the UP acquired the... (more)
Led by KCS SD70ACe 4100, the power for outbound stack train S-LBLCHI1-22 has just shoved a stack car into the clear of the switch for the Pier F lead. The set will back up and the crewman on the ... (more)