BNSF 153 is crossing over the Dominguez Channel and Henry Ford Blvd and is approaching PHL's Badger Bridge which will carry it onto Terminal Island in the Long Beach/Los Angeles, CA port complex.
Who gets to go first? BNSF 153 and 4685 wait to see who will first get the signal to cross PHL's Badger Bridge onto Terminal Island in the Long Beach/Los Angeles port complex.
On a clear, cool Saturday morning PHL 103 steps aside to let PHL 50, an ex-SP, ex-D&RGW SD40T-2, leave PHL's Pier A yard so it can start its' day of switching, spotting and building double stack t... (more)
On a clear, cool Saturday morning PHL 103 leaves its' brothers slumbering in the PHL's engine shed and begins its day of switching in the Port Of Los Angeles.
As we ascend Metrolink's bridge over the BNSF's Cajon Subdivision in San Bernardino we observe an eastbound UP manifest train.
D&RGW 5412 North nears the summit of the Palmer Divide on Colorado's Joint Line with a Pueblo to Denver manifest.
LMX 8578 leads southbound BN manifest train through Larkspur on Colorado's Joint Line
SP 8366 leads an eastbound manifest up Beaumont Hill. Included in the consist is a leased Kyle Ry. GP40 an an ex Mopac SD40 leased from the P&L.
A D&SNG fireman steam cleans his "office" at the beginning of his of work day.
D&RGW 5508 leads a eastbound coal empties through the lower horseshoe curve of the Gilluly Loops on the west slope of Rio Grande's Soldier Summit line.
D&RGW 5508 leads a westbound double stack train down the west slope of Rio Grande's Soldier Summit line.
Two D&RGW SD40T-2's have nearly finished helping a southbound loaded coal train to the top of the Palmer Divide. They will stop up at the signal in the distance, cut off the caboose and then run a... (more)
After running around the caboose, Rio Grande "Tunnel Motor" #5390 shoves it back to the rear of the southbound loaded coal train that it had just assisted to the summit of the Palmer Divide.
Rio Grande's second to the last GP40-2, #3129, approaches the Kyune Tunnels as it leads a westbound manifest up the grade to Soldier's Summit.
D&RGW 5348 leads and eastbound manifest at Spring Glen, UT.