With Mt. Rainier peaking out of the clouds for a change, 3 H2 BNSF C44-9W's lead a Everett, WA to Albina(UP), Portland, OR mixed freight south as it nears the only single track portion of the BNSF... (more)
TMBL 7001 leads 2 other SD40-3's and another SD70ACe-T4 and 24 cars up the 3.3% ex-Milwaukee Road Tacoma Gulch as it nears the top of the grade on 4/4/17.
The Seahawks cabbage, Ex F40PH rolls southbound along the Tacoma Waterfront. The city is just coming alive at this early morning hour.
BNSF's Alliance, TX - Portland, OR J.B. Hunt stack train passes the Hidden Beach trail bridge, with the Narrows Bridge looming in the background, bridging the Puget Sound between Kitsap and Pierce... (more)
After a long delay in Seattle's King St Station trying to get WSDOT's new Charger locomotives to link up with Mater (Cab Car), a Cascades test train arrives in Tacoma's Tacoma Dome Station. The t... (more)
The first afternoon train arrives in Tacoma, using the recently completed Main 1 track. Where once stood the rickety, yet historic, Milwaukee Road S-Curve trestle, is a sturdy double track bridge... (more)
Late in the afternoon on clear day in July 1973, Milw Rd U25B No. 5007 and SD40-2 No. 3035 sit outside the railroad's big brick shops in Tacoma.
The last northbound Sounder train crosses the new Sounder bridge, where once stood the historic Milwaukee Road S-Curve trestle. In a few days, Main 1 (right) will be connected to the platform t... (more)
Built by EMD in December 1950, Milwaukee Road F7A No. 47A sits on the north end of an A-B-A set in front of the shops near sunset. The railroad used this set of power to help trains up steep Tacom... (more)
Chehalis Western H10-44 sits among Milw Rd units in front of Milwaukee's busy Tacoma Shops.
It's the day 2 of Sound Transit's +4 schedule. Train 1520, the first afternoon northbound train to Seattle is having some problems and is behind schedule. It was supposed to have left nearly 20 ... (more)
A UP K-Line train passes BNSF power in the Tacoma Yard.
As the conductor of the BNSF MSEATAC prepares to guide his 10-locomotive consist through the yard as a yard job with BNSF 2878 shoves into the clear with the brakeman guiding.
White Pass & Yukon Route #90 being moved to the Port of Tacoma after being rebuilt at CEECO in Tacoma in 2009. The #90 had to be transported from CEECO to the Port on a home made flatbed.
Tacoma Eastern #439, former Southern Pacific #4339 rests near the former Milwaukee Road Freight House in Tacoma between assignments on the Tacoma Eastern.