Easing down the steep grade into Victorville, SWPC 415 has it's train under control as it nears a rural dirt crossing.
Returning from the facility at Bell Mountain, SWPC 415 leads the westbound train back to Victorville seen here along Quarry Road.
SWPC 415 leads it's small 12 car train along Quarry Road in the early morning.
SWPC 415 leads the morning train towards the loading facility at Bell Mountain.
Loading at the cement quarry and getting ready to run to the plant in Victorville. #415 is a former SP SD40T2. wreck damaged and rebuilt with the normal T2 long hood.
Southwest Portland Cement #415 leads an empty coal train downgrade from the Bell Mountain Quarry. The industrial railroad brings coal up to the quarry for power and use in cement processing, and t... (more)
Southwestern Portland cement 415 leads a morning train towards the plant at Bell Mountain.
Early morning in the Mojave Desert along the Mojave Northern line running from Victorville to the facility at Bell Mountain finds SWPC 415 working hard up the steep grade.
Tied-down between hoppers old and abused, Southwest Portland Cement’s SD40-2 sits between runs to the clinker mill at Black Mountain.
Dropping downgrade towards Victorville approaching I-15 overpass.
Nose profile of Southwest Portland Cement 415.
SWPC 415 loads clinker into its hoppers, during its second week in California.