UP 1989 pulls the tail end of NS 226 into Whittaker Yard at Austell, GA, miraculously dodging the clouds on its way in.
UP 1989 brings up the rear on NS 226 on Boxing Day, 2015. Very heavy rain has caused the Tallapoosa River to rise to a level I had never seen it to before, normally you could just about walk acros... (more)
NS G92 has the Rio Grande Heritage unit taking the rear of 226's train thru the yard lead and into Whitaker Yard on the north side of Austell, The 1989 was the DPU on 226 on the NS Alabama Divisio... (more)
The Rio Grande heritage unit enters a curve just outside of Earle, Arkansas with a crop duster flying close by.
Passing through Redlands on the ex-SP Sunset Route, the Rio Grande heritage unit has command of a westbound doublestack train as it nears the end of its trip to Los Angeles.
Between El Casco and Ordway on Union Pacific's Yuma Subdivision, a westbound double stack winds through the many curves in San Timoteo Canyon under stormy skies.
Under stormy skies in San Timoteo Canyon, a westbound UP ZMQLC intermodal train finds sunlight as it works its way through the curves near Ordway on Union Pacific's Yuma Subdivision.
Storm clouds build as a cold front approaches Southern California as UP's Rio Grande Heritage unit proudly leads train ZMQLC down Beaumont Hill.
Union Pacific’s Operation Lifesaver special crosses McDonald Creek below Dodge’s Bluff in colorful Ruby Canyon just east of Utaline, Colorado, on June 13, 2009. Leading the train is UP’s Rio Grand... (more)
UP 1983 was leading but due to computer issues it was set out at Alda. Now UP 1989 is on the point and ready to head east but eight hours after the problems started the train has yet to get under... (more)
Union Pacific’s MRONY freight drops downgrade through the cut at milepost 23 approaching Coal Creek east of Plainview, Colorado, on July 10, 2006.
Union Pacific Rio Grande heritage SD70ACe No. 1989 leads an eastbound Operation Lifesaver special east of Payne on Colorado’s North Fork Subdivision on June 14, 2009. Behind 1989 is UP E9B No. 963... (more)
On Independence Day 2012, while Norfolk Southern's twenty "Heritage" units were gathered in Spencer, North Carolina, one of Union Pacific's "Heritage" units, SD70ACe 1989 paint... (more)
Home railsUnion Pacific No. 1989, the Rio Grande heritage locomotive, looks right at home exiting Tunnel 29 east of Pinecliffe, Colorado, over former D&RGW territory on July 10, 2006.
As the sun sets, UP 1989 leads a West Colton bound manifest out of San Timoteo Canyon.