I remember it was very very hot and only one car in the train had air conditioning. This was a trip from Denver to Fort Morgan....I don't believe the line is even there anymore. The photo was a ru... (more)
One of the very last CSX Q601's passes through Tallahassee before it is permanently rerouted via CSX Fitzgerald sub. The Tallahassee sub now only sees local traffic and Q608/Q609, this stretch of ... (more)
Early when only a few SD70Ms roamed the UP system, UP 4000 is captured as the sun sets leading the IAPOA-19 at James, CA.
Nearly one year after its repaint in fresh heritage colors, UP 1996, Southern Pacific heritage, still cleans up good. Seen departing Leroy after pausing for a track inspector's track & time 1996 i... (more)
Daylight red and orange heritage leads westbound tonnage through Leroy, WY on the pull towards the top of the grade at Altamont. Traces of recent snowstorms still partially coat the rugged landsca... (more)
UP 8653 (SD70ACe) takes on fuel while other engines wait either for light maintenance or orders.
Union Pacific #6480 passes over the Uncompahgre River bridge near the town of Austin on the N. Fork Branch
Union Pacific EMD SD70ACe No. 1989, the Rio Grande heritage locomotive, leads a UP Operation Lifesaver special at Delta, Colorado, on June 14, 2009. Behind No. 1989 is UP E9B No. 963B, and on the ... (more)
As a thunder head build up in the background indicating that a summer thunderstorm is looming just south of the Cumberland Plateau, we catch a trio of UP motors leading the empty Duke Power CSX E0... (more)
The rear end of this eastbound stack train may still be stretched across the Elkhorn River Bridge as the head end works its way thru the curve next to the elevator in Arlington, NE
Union Pacific #5490 leads a Richmond, CA to W. Elk Mine empty coal train as it negotiates the big horseshoe curve near Austin on the N. Fork Branch.
Eastbound UP train passes westbound BNSF freight in the hole at James.
It looks like the work is almost done on the UP 9617 and UP 6463. The UP 9617 was the former SP 8153. Photo taken with permission.
Work continues on the UP 656 as it sits outside the Jenks Locomotive Shops. Photo taken with permission.