A Union Pacific empty rock train waits for the call of duty to its final destination to Chico TX.
A freshly painted Union Pacific GP60 works the Wendover Local through Grant Tower in Salt Lake City. The UP 1101, renumbered from the UP 1999, was built the SSW 'Cotton Belt' 9697 by EMD in April ... (more)
Western visitor UP 1942 leads the local Birmingham-Talladega turn job.
ExSanta Fe now BNSF 8701 leads an eastbound BNSF manifest climbing out of Caliente in the Tehachapi Mountains. For reasons unkown to me almost twenty years after the merger the entire class of GP6... (more)
The last new Rio Grande locomotive leads an ROGJM downstream from Soldier Summit on April 16, 1994.
UP 1974 leads a manifest train back to the Little Rock Biddle yard while passing by Union Station.
A summer edition of the Rio Grande Ski Train heads through Tunnel 29 just east of Pinecliffe, Colorado, on the morning of August 5, 2000. A pair of EMD GP60s do the honors up front; Rio Grande Nos... (more)
The UP assigned a GP60 to lead the Chevron Local in Salt Lake City on June 29, 2014. The UP 2069 is one of only 11 GP60s to receive the 'baby wings' herald (before UP management put a stop to it).... (more)
Foreign power is becoming a regular sight along the CSX these days and Montgomery is no exception as a UP GP60 rests between assignments underneath the SE Vera signal cantilever. This unit was bu... (more)
Eastbound "Bottle Train" from the plant at Riverdale arrives Michigan Ave Yard and the interchange with the Arcelor Mittal.
Eastbound "Bottle Train" from the Arcelor Mittal plant in Riverdale heads down the connection to the IHB at the north end of Dolton. This train will run the IHB main up to CP 100 at East... (more)
An electic mix of power leads a transfer up the hill from Lesperance street yard.
Another nocturnal work train parked for the night and another foreign power unit seen pulling it. This time it’s a visitor f... (more)
After setting out and picking up several cars from the Conoco 66 plant in the Franklin Canyon, BNSF 8734 leads the "oh eleven" job over the Rodeo/Hercules border on the way back to the Richmond ya... (more)
The Nose of a Former Cotton Belt GP60 Now UP 1963, as it is seen on point of a Northbound Manifest awaiting a new crew.