UPY 1295 is a former Southern Pacific MP15DC built in 1974, and until fairly recently could be found working the yards around Denver.
Another interesting collection in the North Yard, including UP 1211 (a former Missouri-Kansas-Texas GP39-2), UP 1817 (a former SD40-2 rebuilt as a SD40N), UPY 1443 (a former Southern Pacific MP15... (more)
The crew of UP 801 makes a run past UPY 1295, a former Southern Pacific MP15DC.
a couple years ago it was not uncommon to see three to five MP units in the North Yard.
There was a time when you could find numerous MP15DC and MP15AC units working the UP's North Yard in Denver.
Were it not for the UP heavy in the background you would think this photo could have been taken 25 years ago. In fact it was taken last year, when finding two or three MP15 units in the North Yar... (more)
A view of the UP North Yard in Denver, back when it was not uncommon to see four of five MP units working the North Yard.
UPY 1295, a MP15DC built for the Southern Pacific in 1974, can be found working the UP North Yard in Denver.
If you like vintage power then if you’re in Denver you should plan on spending a few hours at the UP North Yard, where you will see a nice selection of MP15's and Geeps. UPY 1295 (MP15DC) and UPY ... (more)
This was a treat for the eyes and ears - 3 former Southern Pacific MP15's working the 36th Street Yard, shuffling freight cars at sunset. UPY 1443 and 1484 are MP15AC's and UPY 1295 is a MP15DC.
The remote operator-engineer moves UPY 1295 (MP15DC) into the North Yard to shuffle freight cars.
The engineer of UPY 1295 carefully passes a work crew in the 36th Street Yard.
UPY 1295 (ex Southern Pacific MP15DC) operates in remote control mode shuffling grain cars in the 36th Street Yard.
It is not uncommon when visiting the UP North Yard to find a MP15DC sorting freight.
UPY 1295 still going strong after 38 years of shuffling freight cars.