UNION PACIFIC 1983 west at ERDA, Utah on MNPWC with 11740 tons train.
With a good dose of late evening glint, a UP ballast train heads timetable east through Utah's Tooele Valley slamming across the west switch Erda siding. Running along the foothills of the Oquirrh... (more)
UP's North Platte, NE to West Colton, CA manifest climbs the Lynndyl Subdivision just east of Erda, Utah. The rugged Oquirrh Mountains rise to meet s clear blue sky in Utah's Tooele Valley.
After making a pick up off the house track at Stockton, Union Pacific's St. John Local, now referred to by crews and dispatchers as the '46 local', heads east just before sundown with 7 cars for N... (more)
Captured minutes before sundown, Union Pacific's Long Beach, CA to Chicago, IL rack and stack combo rolls east along the snowy Oquirrh Mountains in Utah's Tooele Valley. The KLBCH will change crew... (more)
In March of 2007, the Union Pacific ran an 'Overland Route Super Stack Train' west between Global One in Chicago and the Port of Los Angeles. Pictured on the Lynndyl Subdivision some 25 miles west... (more)
A duo of UP units shove hard on UP's North Platte, NE to West Colton, CA manifest at the east end of the controlled passing siding at Erda, Utah. The elements of agriculture dot the landscape here... (more)
With the Oquirrh Mountains in the background, Union Pacific's MANRO freight descends the Leamington Cutoff just east of Erda, Utah.
A pair of distributed power units shove on UP's North Platte, NE to West Colton, CA manifest at the east switch Erda, Utah. This location in the northeast corner of Tooele Valley, is primarily a r... (more)
Stopped to clear Bates Canyon Road, UP's MNPWC awaits the arrival of the MANRO freight moving eastward at Warner, Utah.
Slowing down for a meet, UP's North Platte, NE to West Colton, CA rolls west by the east switch Erda, Utah. The Oquirrh Mountains loom large over this small Tooele County farming community.
Westbound Old Timer's special, 18 cars behind A-B-B-A E-units, cruises towards Las Vegas, having departed Salt Lake City just before sunset. Train is photographed between Lakepoint and Erda on th... (more)
A nicely matched set of SD70M's lead an eastbound Global One stack train through Tooele Valley a few minutes before sunset.
A tall stand of trackside sunflowers feel the breeze of a passing UP stack train just east of Erda, Utah.