A scruffy Dash 8 barrels through the Centerville Depot leading 74 autoracks worth of Toyota's.
Brown noser! UP 8141 rolls West/South on the Niles Subdivision into the banked curve at the Fremont Depot, sporting a brownish-nose.
Even with her adorned number, UP 4449 sits at the old Fremont siding after setting out autoracks on a late May afternoon. Gotta love the insulators still on the codeline when they glint like that!
With a broken windshield and all, CDTX 2004 still manages to bring Train 733 past the UP 8141, and is lined to cross over from #1 to #2 at Cherry.
A monster SD9043MAC passes the former site of Niles Tower, on it's way to pick up two locomotives in the old WP Fremont siding.
ACE 3101, in its celebratory wrap for ACE's 10-year anniversary highballs the Fremont Depot, and passes the semaphore on the platform.
Double Ouch! UP1448 sports "OUCH" numberboards as it rolls West into the banked curve at Fremont leading the 54 Local.
SP 2472 led a photographer's special on Niles Canyon Railway on March 28.
"Amtrak 727, Diverging Clear at Niles" is what engineer Ken Hence says over the radio, as he sets some air and brings it down to the 10MPH speed to cross the diamond, at Niles.
This SD39-2R reflects on it's past life, built as a SD45-2 for Santa Fe, brought down to a puny SD40-2R and now she's a SD39-2R... 20, 16, and now 12 cylinder EMD powerhouses have all seen mainlin... (more)
Amtrak 728 to Sacramento rounds the bend at Niles Junction, and leaves one of the diamonds unoccupied.