The inbound "El Centro Hauler" has arrived at its destination of West Colton and is awaiting room in the receiving yard. Their DPU today is the SP Heritage Unit, UP 1996.
The Southern Pacific heritage unit usually works on what one might call classier trains than the El Centro Hauler, but she's been in rotation on this turn for over a week now. The train negotiates... (more)
UP 1996 east works up San Timoteo Canyon between Ordway and El Casco leading the MWCEC.
Southern Pacific Heritage unit #1996 leads this West Colton to El Centro manifest freight up Beaumont Hill at Ordway.
A perfectly timed MDNFW-07 crests the hill at Mingo, with Southern Pacific heritage #1996 making light work of the short manifest going south down the former T&P. This makes the first of Union Pac... (more)
Union Pacific's Southern Pacific heritage unit leads NS 223
east away from Waddy.
Union Pacific Heritage Unit 1996 leads as NS Intermodal 223 eases though Waddy, KY as one of five trains meeting at this location. 223 is following right behind an eastbound autorack train and m... (more)
The SP heritage unit spends the night on display for Rochelle Railroad Days.
UP 1996 The Southern Pacific Heritage Unit is the DPU on UP Train IG4SE as it passes under the signal bridge that gaurds the BNSF/UP Dimond in Rochelle.
NS 224 with the Southern Pacific heritage unit passes westbound through the sag at Convoy on the Louisville District.
The SP heritage unit leading NS #224 west at St. Louis .
The Southern Pacific Heritage unit leads NS 224 across the Louisville District meeting NS 111 at Waddy, KY.
Showing little signs of wear-and-tear, albeit being over 7 years old, UP 1996 soldiers onward, proudly painted in a modern day version of the Southern Pacific Railroad.
After only getting to Ogden on the KOAMN, UP 1996 turned around and lead an extra intermodal back to Oakland. Here we see it skirting the reflecting pools in Benicia, CA