A pair of elderly GP15s add some artificial cloud cover to the east side of Denver as they lug a short train back from the General Motors parts distribution plant.
New Holland Branch action, with one of Conrail's 100 GP15-1s in the lead, switching the R.R. Donnelley siding. These locomotives had a bit of a "tunnel motor" appearance, with the see-t... (more)
A pair of recently overhauled GP15's rest in the moonlight at Waukegan. A rather common sight here, these units are utilized for switching the yard and nearby power plant, as well as powering the ... (more)
UP 703 (former Missouri Pacific GP38-2) works on sorting a string of freight in the North Yard. UP heavy 6276 (AC4400CW) will soon be tasked with taking a freight south towards Denver.
CNW 4400 heads south with the Cornell wayfreight at Lake Hallie, north of Eau Claire, WI on the CNW's mainline from Eau Claire to Superior, WI. The train operated between Altoona and Cornell via C... (more)
The Sterling Job passes the pull-down at the west end of Global 3.
It wont be long before the snow flies in the North Yard and a white blanket transforms an otherwise hot and grimy yard into a winter playground for big toys.
Sunrise in the UP North Yard catches a variety of light power waiting for the day's assignments.
UPY 577 pulls a string of freight out of the North Yard for sorting while another string of cars are brought into the yard and a BNSF pair pushes yet another freight north towards the Moffat Line.
A short MP freight is southbound just short of the at-grade crossing with BN's ex-Frisco Springfield-Memphis line.
UPY 625 (GP15-1) works hard to pull a string of freight out of the 36th Street Yard for sorting.
A pair of SP painted AC4400 units are seen resting at Denver's North Yard as other UP yard engines continue to sort cars on a clear summer morning. The BNSF S-OMATAC had just pulled into the BNSF... (more)
Continuing west through Maple Park, LPJ04 heads for the Troy Grove Branch in DeKalb with a trio of 4-axle EMD's.
Many units await an uncertain fate.
UPY 691 gets ready to take a string of freight cars from the North Yard.