The sun finally pops out from behind the clouds as two brand new Tier 4 EMD's sandwich a UP C44ACCTE departing westbound out Bailey Yard.
Two brand new Tier 4 EMD's power an eastward coal train over the busy Union Pacific Overland Route.
UP 3028, a new tier 4 ACe, leads a westbound manifest.
A surprise to the local railfanning community in Utah came in the form of UP 3028, which was leading the MNPWC-09 on it's journey westbound to southern California. The train arrived in Union Paci... (more)
Leaving the crew change in Clinton behind, the M-PRCB, with a former C&NW SD40-2 in charge, heads west into Iowa. An eastbound coal load with a DPU is just arriving in town.
One of the very select few patched CNW SD40-2s leads a southbound manifest through Deval. 3028's nose patch in nicely peeling off, revealing the CNW underneath.
MVPPR with a CNW patch at the east end of Rodell Siding.
A patched CNW sneaks through downtown Ames in the peak of blossoming season (and ironically the first day of ISU's "Dead Week").
UP 3028 a patched CNW SD40-2 leads a manifest over the Fox River in the fall colors.
Patched Chicago & Northwestern 3028 crosses the Fox River as treated water pours into the river.
Patched CNW 3028 takes his manifest East in this colorful view of the Fox River.
UP 3028 still in CNW paint leads a westbound out of Proviso.