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  1. 20th Century Power

    20th Century Power

    A trio of locomotives built in the 1990s leads a loaded garbage train in March 2022.
  2. Just H2s & ATSF

    Just H2s & ATSF

    Another ATSF unit is just to the right at the fuel stand (607 9-44CW), since re-painted as well.
  3. That new locomotive smell

    That new locomotive smell

    Brand new SSW 9701 helps pull the "Shasta Daylight 1990" excursion in the Sacramento River Canyon.
  4. Memorial Day Weekend Treat

    Memorial Day Weekend Treat

  5. One-of-a-kind in Bend, OR

    One-of-a-kind in Bend, OR

    "New" BNSF GP60 168 showed up yesterday as local power in Bend, OR, on the Oregon Trunk Sub. It is ex-HLCX 7700, received it's red paint while on lease to the Vermont Railway, and was originally purchased by the Texas-Mexican Railway. Sister BNSF 169 (still in T-M green) was wrecked...
  6. Cotton Belt 9647 Hearne, Texas

    Cotton Belt 9647 Hearne, Texas

    Cotton Belt GP60 sits in the yard at Hearne, Texas after returning from local work on March 24, 2011
  7. GP 60 Bs

    GP 60 Bs

    In the yard at Interbay Wa. sit two GP 60 Bs. Rumor is that they are going to marshal all 23 unit to Interbay then down to Portland for scrap the other side of the rumor is they will put cabs on some units.???? I also put in the Trackmobile
  8. UP 5263

    UP 5263

    _UP 5263,3782,5264,5256,2018 and 1355 leading a freight train through Truckee yard.
  9. Approaching Santa Rosa

    Approaching Santa Rosa

    Downgraded to yard and branchline work, the glory days of leading hotshots are a faint memmory for this SSW gp60.
  10. GP 60: UP 1985

    GP 60: UP 1985

    UP 1985 on of two GP60 stopped between the switches at Knippa. Train ID L-AS10 "Uvalde Local" waits for a signal maintainer to clear the tracks.
  11. GP60's in my shadow

    GP60's in my shadow

    Cotton Belt 9664 roars up the 3% grade near Cupertino, California with the Southern Pacific "Permanente Local" in September of 1995. Lest I forgot that my shadow was beneath the train! Also from my first roll of B&W ever.
  12. Eugene, OR - April 17, 1995

    Eugene, OR - April 17, 1995

    SSW GP60 9688 sits in the nearly deserted Eugene, OR, engine facility on April 17, 1995.Canon EOS-10s 35mm, Kodacolor print, scanned on an HP flat bed scanner
  13. Howdy!


    A UP M.O.W. worker waves to the engineer of UP 2005 (es SSW) GP60 as he rolls over one of the diamonds at Saginaw.
  14. BNSF #8724 at D St. in Tacoma, Washington

    BNSF #8724 at D St. in Tacoma, Washington

    Former Santa Fe GP60 is leading an autorack train south on the Seattle Subdivision from "D" St. crossing.. Now, "D" St. has been converted from a crossing to an overpass.. Interesting to have a standard cab and wide cab GP60 as sole power..
  15. Track Work

    Track Work

    The crew of Norfolk Southern train 349 waves to a passing CSX MoW worker on the shared NS/CSX double track at Cary, NC.
  16. SSW 9699 as Art

    SSW 9699 as Art

    SSW GP60 poses in the late afternoon sun for me in San Antonio. Edits via PaintShop Pro.
  17. Boylan Street

    Boylan Street

    Norfolk Southern train #350 rounds the Boylan Street wye enroute to Glenwood Yard.
  18. Three for the Price of One

    Three for the Price of One

    The conductor of NS train 350 inspects passing train 349, while a work train sits in the siding.
  19. Raleigh


    Norfolk Southern train #349 eases through downtown Raleigh, North Carolina.
  20. GP60 x3

    GP60 x3

    NS train 350 sports a solid set of GP60's, with #7112 in the lead, at Raleigh, North Carolina. 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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