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  1. UP EMD Duo over the Sandy River Bridge

    UP EMD Duo over the Sandy River Bridge

    UP SD70ACE #8363 East leads an hot intermodal train eastbound from Brooklyn Yard to Chicago, IL. It is rather rare that I got to pace a train eastbound out of Portland leaving Brooklyn Yard. Union Pacific has made Brooklyn Yard strictly an intermodal facility while Albina is going to handle...
  2. Black Widow Through Lake Oswego

    Black Widow Through Lake Oswego

    Southern Pacific SD9E #5399, owned by George Lavacott (LLW) and leased by the Portland & Western, leads a Brooklyn Hauler west through downtown Lake Oswego. The locomotive was recently repainted back to its as-delivered paint scheme and renumbered from 4364 back to 5399. Ain't she pretty!?!
  3. SP&S #700

    SP&S #700

    Spokane Portland & Seattle #700 heading back to Brooklyn Yard from an afternoon at BNSF's Vancouver Yard delivering Santa Claus to the families from the Vancouver Terminal pool of employees. #700 is just south of the Vancouver Center crossovers and about to enter the BNSF Columbia...
  4. Restored Nose

    Restored Nose

    NKP 190 pokes its nose out the door of the Brooklyn Roundhouse
  5. Brooklyn roundhouse

    Brooklyn roundhouse

    SP&S 700 and SP 4449 at Brooklyn roundhouse
  6. UP 1996 @ Brooklyn Yard

    UP 1996 @ Brooklyn Yard

    Engine was shut down with two other locomotives. First time I have caught sight of her. Only saw the rear end sticking out as I drove by. Glad I stopped to check it out!
  7. SP Cantilever in Eugene, Ore.

    SP Cantilever in Eugene, Ore.

    Here is the main SP cantilever that you see when you look from the north end of the yard.. I sure do miss these on the ex-SP system..
  8. 700 in Roundhouse

    700 in Roundhouse

    SP&S 700 Parked in Portlands Brooklyn Roundhouse
  9. Nosing out at Brooklyn

    Nosing out at Brooklyn

    SP&S 4-8-4 #700 noses out of its resting place at Brooklyn Roundhouse in Portland, Oregon in 2003.
  10. The Queen of Steam!

    The Queen of Steam!

    Isn't she beautiful. The 4449 as she looks through her window at the Brooklyn Roundhouse in Portland, OR. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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