RailPictures.Net Photo: UP 7788 Union Pacific GE ES44AC at Rodeo, California by Steven M. Welch
 
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Union Pacific (more..)
GE ES44AC (more..)
UP's Martinez Subdivision, aka  (more..)
Rodeo, California, USA (more..)
August 18, 2008
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UP 7788 (more..)
MRVSJ-18 (more..)
Steven M. Welch (more..)
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UP7788West is in charge of 4 more units on a monsterous 13,000 ton manifest. It's shown rounding the straits of the Bay. The Valero Oil Refinery lurks in the background as the train is struggling to move after stopping for 2 hours due to a dragging defect detected by a detector. The switchman walked the 7,800 foot train, and found a dragging chain, 4 cars from the rear. I hope he enjoyed his 3 mile hike today! ;-)
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