An F and an E bring SP’s westbound Train 1, “Sunset Limited,” to a passenger stop at Lake Charles, La. in the evening sunshine on Jan. 7, 1970 when the days were short. Unless they get swapped ... (more)
Pacific Locomotive Association's Oakland to Truckee "Truckee Limited", the last excursion operated by the SP prior to Amtrak.
The northbound Wildflower special is at the east switch to the Saugus siding. Consist is A-A-B-B-B-B-A-A with I believe 21 cars trailing. A very popular excursion, it would run to Bakersfield and ... (more)
Pacific Locomotive Association's "Truckee Limited" would be the last chartered excursion operated by the SP. It is seen passing the snowshed complex at Norden on the way East. The following Saturd... (more)
SP Train #2, The Eastbound Sunset at Los Angeles ready to depart
The Truckee Limited, a charter from Oakland to Truckee and return. This was the last charter train operated by the SP prior to Amtrak