RailPictures.Net Photo: UP 2522 Union Pacific GE ES44AC at Coal Creek Canyon, Colorado by David Carballido-Jeans
 
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» Union Pacific (more..)
» GE ES44AC (more..)
» Union Pacific Moffat Tunnel Subdivision (more..)
» Coal Creek Canyon, Colorado, USA (more..)
» January 03, 2020
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» UP 2522 (more..)
» OWFSJ 31 (more..)
» David Carballido-Jeans (more..)
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The smell of hot brake shoes is strong as 92 car loads of oil descend down two percent grade of Coal Creek Canyon along UP's Moffat Tunnel Route. The six locomotives (3x3) fight against gravity to control this monster of train down the mountainous grade into Denver on a cold, windy, morning on the eastern slope of the Colorado Rockies.
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