UP 6613 sits outside the UP Jenks shops on a cloudy day. The Jenks shops is closed on the weekends. This photo was taken from the parking lot standing on the roof of my RV for a more elevated view... (more)
Union Pacific train YNL75, the "Pine Bluff local" has a very colorful consist this morning that includes NS 9738, UP 8507 and NS 8727.
BNSF 5621 along with CSX 4827 has a loaded oil train stopped at the 13th Junction in North Little Rock. A new crew will take the train south to Gulf Ports.
UP 5539 sits outside the UP Jenks shop waiting for engine repair work to be done.
UP DD40X 6938 on display at the UP Jenks shops with the Union Pacific sign in front.
UP 4866 west waits for a new crew sitting next to Mopac caboose 13064 at North Little Rock yard.
LWS53, LWS53B & LWS54 Little Rock locals are good to catch break in runs of UP latest SD40N's. UP 1728 is on her maiden trip out from Jenks.
Happy 150th North Little Rock! I have held my tongue long enough! This project to get the UP 6938 repainted started a month ago. They had to use heavy equipment usually seen in action at derailmen... (more)
UP 4900 takes a spin on the turntable at North Little Rock.
UP 1692 & 1659 lead a 55 car empty ballast train over the Arkansas River. In 1929 Missouri Pacific rebuilt the Bearing Cross Bridge as we know it today. Photographed at 14:30.
Union Pacific's DD40X 6938 stands guard at the front of the Jenks Locomotive Facility in North Little Rock, Arkansas
3063 and sister units bask in the warm December sunlight.
As with many railroads, when EMD unveiled the SD40-2 locomotive, Missouri Pacific embraced it in a big way. Between 1973 and 1980, the MP purchased 306 of these 3000 horsepower diesels. Built in... (more)