The St. Louis and Southwestern Railroad served the southern United States for 101 years. With mainlines connecting Missouri, Arkansas and Texas, this railroad became known as the “Cotton Belt”. In... (more)
A trio of SD70ACe's lead the MSBPC 09 on a rarely seen daylight run through Monida Pass on the UP Montana Subdivision near Spencer, Idaho.
WPSX coal gon No. 1626 has wreck repairs done at Union Pacific’s De Soto car shop in Missouri on September 28, 2011. The damaged portions of this side of the car have been removed, with mechanical... (more)
UP 7998, NS 9768, UP 7841, UP 2646, UP 8029, & UP 5797 with a westbound manifest.
UP 6924 leads NS grain train thru the small village of Ruffin, NC just South of the VA state line
UP 6803 has left Arnolds Loop 2 or so miles behind and it is still on the sustained 1% westward grade leading to the summit of Silver Zone pass. The grade to Silver Zone Summit begins at Wendover,... (more)
I took this image of this empty coal train as it rolled down the east slope of the Toano Range as it is about to cross under Interstate 80. The location is about 3 or 4 highway miles from the summ... (more)
Fox Park was opened by the UP in 1971 and closed in 2001. As far as I can tell this was the only place business cars were kept except the ex-SP cars on the west coast at Oakland. After its closing... (more)
A number of different units lead Troy Grove Job LPJ04 west through Cortland Illinois
NS 15E starts their journey out of the yard in Bellevue, OH headed west to Dupo, IL for interchange with the Union Pacific
UP 4161 (SD70M) and its MOW train holds position while a Herzog vehicle checks the main line adjacent to the UP's North Yard in Denver.
The "Clinchfield 676" (UP 3985) is deadheading down the old C&O two days prior to the 50th anniversary run of the Santa Claus Special.
UP 798 an EMD GP38-2 without Dynamic Brakes a former MP GP38-2 leads the "Grand Island Local" officially known as UP LFG58 heads back to North Platte, NE with a short train in tow as it ... (more)
Union Pacific's Potash Local rolls east along the ex D&RGW on its way back to Grand Junction,CO.