A pair of Missouri Pacific six-axle EMDs are seen moving engine lite in the yard in Dupo. Tom Bowers photo
UP 1983 has completed its drop off and pick up at Dupo, IL and is leading KOAMN-16 south at CP Bixby.
A pair of Southern Belles lead an auto train under the classic Missouri Pacific cantilever in Dupo, IL.
This must be the lowest priority train of the day. They pulled up here south of Dupo, Illinois and got run-around by trains in both directions for a couple hours.
MoPac heritage unit is beneath a former Missouri Pacific cantilever signal prior to running an Operation Lifesaver Special on the Chester Sub from Dupo, IL to Gorham, IL.
UP 3053 continues south out of Dupo while passing under a classic Missouri Pacific signal bridge on Union Pacific's Chester Subdivision.
Locomotives: UP 3053 & UP 5493
After waiting for maintenance workers to give up their track time, this southbound Norfolk Southern train is departing from the Dupo Yard.
Southbound Union Pacific Z train accelerates past the former Missouri Pacific cantilever signal after stopping to change crews in Dupo, IL.
Silhouette of an American Workhorse: On an undoubtedly chilly November night, a tried and true EMD SD40-2 is on the point of a NB train, waiting for a signal at ICG, just outside of Dupo. O... (more)
Union Pacific 844 leads a short excursion train under the cantilever signal at Dupo, IL on the UP Chester Subdivision.
UP 844 is heading to Memphis, Tennessee on Saturday for a bridge unveiling... (more)
Inspections: On a chilly winter evening, the conductor on what is most likely a NB empty coal train, steps down to roll by a passing SB intermodal. At this point, just a blur in the night.
A trio of GP35's wearing the large MoPac "screaming eagle" on the long hood, near Dupo, Illinois May 18, 1968.
A faded AC4400 pulls a train with three locomotives DIC approaching the Dupo yard.
Knowing that these signals are on borrowed time, I took the time to make it a point to catch a train under these much more intriguing signals than those of their PTC mandated replacements. Seen he... (more)
At the end of a long day the crew on this northbound manifest discuss the prospects of the coming evening while waiting to roll by a southbound train just outside of Dupo.