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  1. Sunset Arrival at Redlands Santa Fe Depot - Metrolink Train

    Sunset Arrival at Redlands Santa Fe Depot - Metrolink Train

    A stunning image capturing the Redlands Passenger Rail Metrolink Arrow Train 3402 arriving at the historic Downtown Redlands Santa Fe Depot. The sun sets in the backdrop, bathing the scene in a golden glow.
  2. San Clemente Pier, CA

    San Clemente Pier, CA

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    Please Help Preserve Metrolink F40PH 800 (ex-Amtrak F40PH 396) from Scrap!

    Metrolink in Southern California has retired it's only F40PH (ex-Amtrak 396) when they received the grant from the CARB (California Air Resources Board) to purchase the new F125s to replace the older F59PH, F59PHI, and the F40PH in the fleet and as part of the agreement, they were forced to...
  4. MetroLink Arriving at Union Station

    MetroLink Arriving at Union Station

    A cab car leads a MetroLink train into Union Station in LA.
  5. Guardian Fleet Cab Car at Sunrise

    Guardian Fleet Cab Car at Sunrise

    One of the new Metrolink Guardian fleet cab cars was leading on train 405 as it departs from Pomona's downtown station.
  6. Texting


    One of the commuters from Metrolink train 312 walks along side her train as she is busy texting.
  7. Arriving at Pomona under Cloudy Skies

    Arriving at Pomona under Cloudy Skies

    An eastbound Metrolink train pulls into the downtown Pomona station under cloudy skies.
  8. Metrolink 357

    Metrolink 357

    Metrolink train 357 en route to San Bernardino and then Los Angeles Union Station crosses the bridge over a dry Santa Ana riverbed in Colton, California on July 3, 2010.
  9. Scheduled Stop at Claremont

    Scheduled Stop at Claremont

    Metrolink train 603 makes its scheduled stop at Claremont on a cloudy day on southern California. SCAX 877 proudly displays the latest Metrolink paint scheme.
  10. Idling at San Bernardino

    Idling at San Bernardino

    SCAX 865 sits idling on one of the platform tracks at the San Bernardino train depot.
  11. Latest Metrolink Scheme

    Latest Metrolink Scheme

    SCAZ 858 sports the latest Metrolink paint scheme as it sits tied down at the San Bernardino train depot.
  12. Red Light

    Red Light

    I thought I'd try some selective color with this image of the red light on top of one of the electrical cabinets at the San Bernardino train depot.
  13. The Box

    The Box

    A discarded box lies on the platform near track 10A at Union Station in Downtown Los Angeles, California. The box, like so many souls living on the streets around the station in cardboard lean-tos, or sitting on park benches by day and huddling in the dark, fetid alleys by night, once had a...
  14. Preparing for the Evening Rush

    Preparing for the Evening Rush

    During the afternoon, most of these tracks were clear of trains except for those that pulled in, and then pulled out. However as the 5:00 p.m. rush hour approaches, trains and train sets are brought in and set up on the different tracks awaiting the many passengers that will soon inundate the...
  15. Tied Down

    Tied Down

    Four Metrolink trains are tied down for the night at the San Bernardino station.
  16. Evening commute to Riverside

    Evening commute to Riverside

    A Riverside bound Metrolink passes through Pomona.
  17. Two at Fullerton

    Two at Fullerton

    A pair of Metrolinks make their stops at Fullerton during the evening rush.
  18. After the rain

    After the rain

    A Los Angeles bound Metrolink makes its scheduled stop at Fullerton as the last part of a storm front passes by overhead.
  19. Twilight Stop

    Twilight Stop

    SCAX 888 makes a scheduled stop at Fullerton. It was nice to catch one of the new MP36's that Metrolink has finally been able to put into service.
  20. Through the Orange Groves

    Through the Orange Groves

    Metrolink F59PH #858 pulls an eastbound to Oceanside approaching San Juan Capistrano on Metrolink trackage on June 1, 2008. 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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