Two sets of helpers, one from the front and one from the rear have been taken off the MWCPT. The power is now hooked back up and ready to head up the coast. Many thanks to Ryan Martin for giving... (more)
UP 1996 exiting the Mojave Yard and heading towards Palmdale.
Southern Pacific heritage unit.
HAPPY 1st BIRTHDAY SP HERITAGE UNIT! Going back to April Fools Day 2007, the UP 1996 rests her heels for a meet after some 70mph running SB along Highway 99. It is about 90 minutes before sunrise ... (more)
It was exactly one year ago to this day that the Southern Pacific heritage unit was unveiled at Roseville, CA. The CSRM's SP 6051 (E9) is seen pulling the unit out of the shops area so the company... (more)
The UP1996 - SP Heritage heads up the Cajon Pass, headed for Yermo.
UP SD70ACe 1996, the SP heritage engine, leads ABAWG past UP 6749 which is leading a stopped ethanol train.
Westbound along US 30...
UP 1996, Southern Pacific Heritage Unit leads all six of Union Pacific's specially painted locomotives. On display at the UP's SLCIT Yard for Company and public photos.
UP 1996 with heritage sisters 1989 & 1995 waits for a fresh crew before getting onto the Blair sub and heading west for the photo shoot in SLC.
The UP Heritage trio make their way west across the fields of dreams.
The Southern Pacific heritage unit (UP 1996) slowly heads east through Rochelle, passing under the CNW signal bridge.
The Iowa prarie is almost as nice as the 3 heritage engines.....
A trio of the heritage locomotives leave Canal Street yard, ducking by downtown Chicago, where they will turn west en route to Salt Lake City.