FUN WITH THE 4449 AND HER VARIOUS PAINT SCHEMES.
4449 as you all know her.
4449 in black (STEVE BROWN PHOTO) Cascade Tunnel on 2000 BNSF specials.
In black without white tires, 2001
1976 American Freedom Train (PAUL BURKE PHOTO) Near Palmdale, CA.
1976 American Freedom Train Reborn, March 2002
In BNSF colors (EDITED by BRIAN WOWAK).
The 1225, rods down. June 17, 2000
Yours truly with the 1225
Me, Rich Paseman, Palmdale, CA, a real Amtrak engineer, and Roger Johnson, Clarendon Hills, IL
A student engineer leaving, cylinder cocks open
Wave from the student
A vertical shot
Spokane, Portland and Seattle "Homecoming" Excursion, featuring 4-8-4 No. 700, April 2001. First Photo courtesy of Martin E. Hansen. More to follow.
Runby at Ritzville, April 22, 2001. Sharon Fitzgerald Photo
Another Runby at Ritzville. Sharon Fitzgerald Photo
Part of the crowd at Ritzville, April 21
A little maintenance at Ritzville
A shot from the vestibule
Pasco, April 22
Pasco, trip over for us.
Southern Pacific 4449 Wishram trip, June 2, 2001. 4449 in Warbaby black paint. Again, first picture courtesy Martin E. Hansen
Waiting to roll, Portland Union Station
Still waiting at Portland
East of Cape Horn Tunnel
At Wishram, windy desert
Rolling westbound, east of Lyle