The Union Pacific Railroad provided two locomotives for display during the Illinois Railway Museums diesel weekend. Here the UP 1996, the SP heritage locomotive is displayed on the west wye.
As a light snow begins to fall on a grey winter day a monster 190 car manifest drops down Archer Hill and into Cheyenne, seen just east of the OS at Barnett. Southern Pacific Daylight (heritage un... (more)
The Southern Pacific Heritage engine makes the turn to head on the Dotsero cutoff leading an Eastbound loaded coal train.
The track in the foreground is the line heading to Minturn, now only used... (more)
UP 1996 is on the point of an eastbound coal train headed to Avon, Ohio
In last light (literally), Union Pacific SD70ACe No. 1996 leads this loaded coal train from West Elk Mine, Colorado to Avon, Ohio north out of Nunn, Colorado, near the US-85 overpass, on December ... (more)
The Southern Pacific Heritage engine leads on this Eastbound Roper, UT to Denver manifest train with the Roan Plateau in the background.
A little West Coast flavor for Halloween Eve 2018.
UP 1996 passes the Arizona Trail in Vail, AZ
UP's Southern Pacific heritage unit makes a trip to western New York, leading the "Salad Shooter" Q090 past fields of grapes along the lakeshore in Ripley, NY. Locomotives:UP 1996 SD70... (more)
During the golden hour on a July evening, the UP Southern Pacific heritage unit leads the eastbound "Salad Shooter" Q090 as it passes through the vineyards that line the shores of Lake Erie in wes... (more)
Union Pacific's "Salad Shooter" rockets eastbound into the early morning sun on the outskirts of Holgate, Ohio with UP 1996, the Southern Pacific heritage unit, in the lead.
UP 1996 leads the Salad Shooter into Illinois at East Clinton.
The UP 1996 arrives at the Nampa terminal leading a very short five car 'Super Fruit Express' bound for Green River, WY.