It wasn't unusual for new SP power to pass through Silvis on it's way west. This GP40X caught my eye one day as I was headed home from work at the Silvis shop. I had my camera with me however the... (more)
Southern Pacific owned only four GP40Xs, and all four were assigned to one train on August 30, 1985. Seen departing the railroad's Dolores Yard in Carson, California, are GP40Xs 7201, 7231, 7200 ... (more)
SP's eastbound "Dolores Hauler" ambles along at ten mph on SP's Wilmington Branch that runs adjacent to Alameda Street through industrial Vernon, CA led by SP's only four GP40X's
Half of Southern Pacific's GP40X fleet can be found on the headend (as the first and third engines) of the westbound LAOAC, heading from Los Angeles' Taylor Yard to Oakland, California. The train... (more)
SP had 4 GP-40X #7200-7201,7230-7231.