Thanks Erik/Rafter for the heads up.......
A pair of Union Pacific locomotives, led by a phase 2 SD70M, pull a manifest freight west, passing under the BNSF mainline near Fulton, Illinois. Locomotives:UP 5182 SD70MUP 7285 A... (more)
Eastbound container train rolling up to Acker Road doing all of track speed, after just meeting another westbound intermodal at Frog Pond.
UP 6842 heads west for more coal.
Union Pacific 8061, waits only a few miles outside of Clinton, Iowa. Usually traffics sits at Route 84 for river traffic or for a just a quick crew change.
Empty coal buckets, westbound. Union Pacific AC44 #6842 drags along to east coast visitors.
Westbound fruit train approaches the Clinton crew change.
Westbound coal empties at Millard Rd.
Westbound under the peavine
Westbound coal ducking under the BNSF at Acker Road.
With a fresh coat of paint, UP 6748 sparkles in the sun as it leads MELNPX west through Fulton, IL on the UP Geneva Sub.
Westbound ducks under the BNSF at Acker Road.
"For his unwavering commitment to safety, this locomotive is dedicated in honor of John W. Givens, Foreman General, North Little Rock, Arkansas. J.C. Kenefick Safety Award Winner 1996."
Baby it's cold outside...
An autorack train bound for Denver, Colorado passes over a brand new steel bridge near Fulton, Illinois.