Lady Katy rolls a potash train to Longview, WA. Long at them searchlights...
After a 14 hour drive from Chicago we made it into Cheyenne 30 minutes before sunset which was perfect timing to catch UP 1988 East leading MRVNPP.
Conforming to the reverse curves between Heard and Hermosa eastbound tonnage challenges gravity on the climb out of Laramie to the top of Sherman Hill. Nearly 10 miles remain for the eastbound man... (more)
Katy and MoPac heritage lead mixed freight through De Kalb, Illinois.
Exiting Tunnel 5 1/2 on its approach to King City, UP 1988 leads an El Paso, Texas-bound empty auto train down the ex-Southern Pacific coast line on a perfectly clear morning.
Union Pacific's 'Katy' heritage 1988 unit crosses the Truckee River in December 2017 near Verdi, Nevada. Union Pacific 1988 is an EMD SD70ACe locomotive owned by Union Pacific Railroad. It is one ... (more)
Union Pacifc's Missouri - Kansas - Texas heritage unit #1988 leads train IG4G3 west through the Metra depot at La Fox and on into the farmlands of northern Illinois. At Global 3, the train will ma... (more)
IG4G3 heads west on the old CNW passing by the Metra depot at West Chicago with the Katy heritage unit in charge.
UP 1988 "The Katy" heritage unit recently arrived in charge of an Intermodal Nuevo Laredo-Toluca sits next to 2 older predecessor of the SD70ACe, a GP38-2 and a rebuilt to Slug GP40-2.
MKT heritage with a fresh coat of paint rolls a MOW train out of Portland.
Bound for Modoc Point, UP 1988 with a MOW train rolls into Brooklyn Yard with a new coat of MKT heritage paint. Kudos to Jeremiah Lietke and Josh Kind for quality dispatching on the movement.
So much green and red you'd think it was Christmas time! The UP 1988 Katy Heritage Unit leads the M-WTKC 19 out of Wichita.
A freshly painted UP 1988 'The Katy' Heritage Unit leads a short manifest out of Wichita, Kansas bound for Kansas City, MO.
UP #1988 SD70ACe sits in Katy, Tx over the weekend for the Katy Railroad Historical Society convention