In case of a line-blockage derailment, there was nothing like a ready-made shoofly around it!! Such was the lucky case when the rear cars of a northbound ATSF freight derailed adjacent to a lim... (more)
Looking almost as if waiting for a long passenger train to arrive this beautiful if somewhat battered consist will take a freight somewhere. Cushy passenger jobs are long gone.
The westbound San Francisco Chief passing an excursion train at Holt, CA, in the San Joaquin Delta.
The excursion was marking the last run of an ALCO PA. The special had taken the siding as #310 ... (more)
Westbound with almost all ex-passenger power passes the Joliet Union Station.