With a grungy MAC leader and two Tier 4 BNSFs, K140-17 departs for CP-12 and the River Sub on a moody mid-November afternoon on a cold, windy Sunday.
Typical mid-November heavy shadows, low clouds, gusty winds and fleeting sunshine prevail as a heavy oil heads south alongside Route 9W.
A southbounder on the UP Chester Sub south of Valmeyer, Illinois.
UP 4947 & 4043 lead a westbound manifest.
Five EMD SD70 variants hustle a eastbound 'K' train through the curves at the west end of Point of Rocks. Just below image center is the 'grave of the unknown'. This quiet gravesite is the resting... (more)
Union Pacific 4401 and 550 are in different phases of repair as they sit outside the Jenks Shops. Photo taken with permission.
Union Pacific's Olympic Torch Relay units lead I-G2G2 past the red barn in La Fox Illinois.
UP's 3988 is heading towards the famous Tehachapi Loop after waiting for some 30 min on a red signal.
The UP Olympic duo leads IG2G2 west near Maple Park
The UP Olympic duo leads IG2G2 west through Rochelle.
On a perfect day in Rochelle, the UP's Olympic units lead IG2G2 west on the approach to Global 3. 2002 and 2001 were recently repainted at NRE in Mount Vernon and look fantastic!
UP 4398 (SD70M) gets ready to lead a string of heavies out of the North Yard, including a visiting CSXT engine.
The UP's North Yard is active with a nice variety of engines.