A UP special runs around a Santa Fe freight through Hesperia. E9 960 will be retired in less then a year. Photo taken by Richard M. Panek
Sun setting behind a water tower. A Roger Puta Photograph
UP's Old Timers Special operated for retired employees of the railroad heads west at Oxman, OR en route to La Grande and Portland behind a quartet of E9 locomotives, covering territory once the ho... (more)
The City of New Orleans A Roger Puta Photograph
Union Pacific's Cheyenne Frontier Days Train rolls through Greeley, Colorado under some Colorado blue skies.
BN-1 and BN-3 await the Diesel Days event to start
Iowa Pacific E9A's 100 and 101, nose-to-nose, in two different "IC" paint schemes.
From one E to another: Looking at the nose of Iowa Pacific E9A #100 through the nose of #101.
On January 4, 1996, Utah celebrated 100 years of statehood. Both the Union Pacific and the Southern Pacific ran passenger specials on January 3rd to commemorate the occasion. It was a big day for ... (more)
Power on an eventual M GALBRC1 04A waits for its crew on a cold, but sunny afternoon at the north end of BNSF's Galesburg yard. In tow are a couple Iowa Pacific E-units heading back towards Chicag... (more)
After making ceremonial stops in Cedar City, Milford, Delta, and Tintic (Eureka), Union Pacific's Utah Statehood Centennial train heads east on the Lynndyl Sub for additional stops at Warner (Tooe... (more)
GCOX 9913 in Burlington silver sits in the Gold Coast Railroad Museum's yard in Kendall, Florida.
A Roger Puta Photograph
Amtrak's North Coast Hiawatha stopped at Portage with the 406 in the lead. When it was the Milwaukee Road's 30C we used to call it the" death engine" as it had chalked up more then a doz... (more)