As my lucky would go most of the day, just as the train came into view a cloud blocked the sun, so plan B was a 1/25th pan shot.
UP Operation Lifesaver Special
Union Pacific’s Operation Lifesaver train returns to Pine Bluff Yard after the 5th and final trip of the day.
Southern Pacific heritage unit.
After trailing behind UP844, the SP and WP Heritage Locomotives wait for their next assignments which will be Monday, the 20th for a run into Oakland.
With all the wet weather this year new photo locations have turned up. This is normally a cornfield.
Clean as Clean can be, UP1996 on it's maiden run return trip pulls into Dunsmuir to be greeted by railfans and some Admiring RR Employees.
UP Olympic unit holding for a crew change at Neff Yard in Kansas City, Mo.
One of the more colorful power consists that Union Pacific has assembled in modern times, the ZCSSC (Canal Street, IL to Salt Lake City, UT) breezes west through the gathering twilight near Echo, ... (more)
UP 1996 leads the Southbound Brooklyn Trailers out of Tehachapi Pass at Cameron.
Assigned to the point of the Brooklyn, Oregon to Los Angeles, California trailer train, the Southern Pacific heritage locomotive has the train well in hand as it passes the Allen crossovers locate... (more)
UP 1996 and some of Union Pacific's heritage passenger fleet participate in an Operation Lifesaver special at Eugene, Oregon.
This specially painted UP / SP Heritage unit is on the point of this westbound intermodal
Southern Pacific in North Platte. UP 1996, the Southern Pacific heritage unit, sits on display at the North Platte Diesel Facility in Bailey Yard during the town's annual Rail Fest weekend.... (more)
Nicknamed the "Soapbox" this short special is led through the Alviso Salt Flats on a foggy and rainy late-Winter morning.