A pair of baby tunnel motors go about their work at UP Stateline Yard on UP Train YFX54R 09 as the Kansas City, Missouri Skyline looms above.
A quintet of elephant style units bring UP Train MKCNP 09 west at St. Louis Avenue as a BNSF proceeds north up The Gooseneck.
You have to be crazy to do this stuff, or incredibly dedicated. In my case, I guess it's a little of both. On the east slope of Sherman Hill, Wyoming on May 25, 1987, I stepped back from the photo... (more)
After a brief stop on Copper Creek, UP's 3985 (disguised as "Clinchfield 676") hammers south toward Kingsport. This is the north end of Tunnel 29, the first bore south of the big bridge.
Nearly 170 feet below, an NS empty hopper train crosses the low bridge at Copper Creek. This was photographed from the cab of UP 3985, which was disguised as "Clinchfield 676" for the 50... (more)
I was in the jump seat behind UP engineer Bob Krieger as UP 3985--disguised as Clinchfield 676 at the moment--charged upgrade out of Hill Station with a VIP special for shippers and their families... (more)
A pair of GEVOs bring UP Train MDMFW 18 down the CP Kansas City Sub. at Birmingham. The train will change crews at Air Line Jct., and highball south towards the UP Coffeyville Sub.
Union Pacific Janesville, Wisconsin based local pases the former Starline factor in Harvard on way to switch customers in Woodstock and Crystal Lake. The Starline Factory now has smaller tenants ... (more)
UP 6142 shows the effects of going through a lot of tunnels and sucking up a lot of exhaust smoke as it exits one of the tunnels and enters the famed Keddie Wye. The train is following the Canyon ... (more)
Led by good-looking duo of UP SD60M's, an Alton & Southern transfer job (ALS 103) departs Union Pacific's 12th Street Yard, located in heart of downtown St. Louis, headed for the A&S Gateway Yard ... (more)
One of four UP AC4400CWs lead this lite power move from Drake, CO to Ute, CO over East Portal Road between Tolland and East Portal on January 02, 2015.
East bound tanker slowing through Elmhurst.
UP power wait for their next assignment at Dunsmuir.
After working 12th Street Yard in Downtown Saint Louis YSL53 comes back to Lesperance Street Yard in Saint Louis with a Former Cotton Belt GP60 still in its Cotton Belt Paint in the lead. The trai... (more)