Don Barrett (aka DBs travels)'s photos with the shortline

Western & Pacific RR, Garibaldi, OR (#1176)

Western & Pacific RR, Garibaldi, OR (#1176)
Willamette and Pacific railroad caboose and a tank car. I couldn't come up with an explanation for this car being here. The Willamette and Pacific RR is part of the Portland and Western RR shortline, which doesn't seem to have tracks into this area. Th…
Added on September  6, 2016

Coos Bay RailLink (#1105)

Coos Bay RailLink (#1105)
Coos Bay RailLink locomotive named after the retiring chief of the Coos Bay International Port. The railroad is an operation of the Coos Bay port. See: www.coosbayraillink.com
Added on August 28, 2016

Coos Bay RailLink (#1103)

Coos Bay RailLink (#1103)
Coos Bay RailLink is a successful revitalization of a former Southern Pacific line linking the Coos Bay area to the main line in Eugene. See: www.coosbayraillink.com
Added on August 28, 2016

Parker, AZ: Arizona & California RR (0661)

Parker, AZ: Arizona & California RR  (0661)
Apparently a new color scheme and logo for the Arizona & California RR.
Added on August 22, 2013

Parker, AZ: Arizona & California RR (0662)

Parker, AZ: Arizona & California RR  (0662)
Prevoius green & cream color scheme for the Arizona & California RR. This older color scheme is much more restful on the eyes, but did seem a little out of place since the railroad is a shortline that is all in the desert.
Added on August 22, 2013

Parker, AZ: Arizona & California RR (0663)

Parker, AZ: Arizona & California RR  (0663)
Headquarters for the Arizona & California Railroad.
Added on August 22, 2013

Parker, AZ: Arizona & California RR (0664)

Parker, AZ: Arizona & California RR  (0664)
Basically the entire description of the Arizona & California, headquartered in Parker and running from Cadiz Ca. to Matthie, AZ, a total of 190.5 miles.
Added on August 22, 2013

Parker, AZ: Arizona & California RR (0665)

Parker, AZ: Arizona & California RR  (0665)
Older handcar from the Arizona & California RR.
Added on August 22, 2013

Parker, AZ: Arizona & California RR bridge (0669)

Parker, AZ: Arizona & California RR bridge  (0669)
Arizona & California RR bridge at Parker, AZ. It's an impressive structure for a shortline that operates relatively few trains. The line, however, was once part of a much busier connection between Phoenix and Los Angeles.
Added on August 22, 2013

Pacific Sun Railroad 1295a

Pacific Sun Railroad 1295a
Pacific Sun diesels parked at a maintenance facility that is used primarily by North County Transit's Coaster commuter trains. A web search indicates that Pacific Sun is a shortline that operates in northern San Diego.

Taken from a Metrolink train.
Added on September 23, 2011

Eagle Mountain RR (1515a)

Eagle Mountain RR (1515a)
Washout south of I-10 on the abandoned Eagle Mountain Railroad, a shortline railroad that ran from the Eagle Mountain iron mine (near Desert Center) down to the main railroad line near the Salton Sea.
Added on November 18, 2011

Eagle Mountain RR (1513a)

Eagle Mountain RR (1513a)
Crossing on abandoned Eagle Mountain Railroad, a shortline railroad that ran from the Eagle Mountain iron mine (near Desert Center) down to the main railroad line near the Salton Sea.
Added on November 18, 2011

Helm, CA San Joaquin Valley RR (2232)

Helm, CA San Joaquin Valley RR  (2232)
The San Joaquin Valley Railroad is a shortline operating in the Central Valley from the general Fresno area down to Bakersfield in the areas between I-5 and the mountains. The engine here is marked CEFX; CEFX is a company that leases locomotives to railr…
Added on February  6, 2013