While we were waiting for the UP passenger shuttle to return from a few miles west this westbound “unlimited power” consist rolled by. We had already gotten it in Longview but they didn’t have th... (more)
Westbound with a nice set of out-of-towners.
Waiting in the hole for the return of a UP excursion train is a westbound UP freight with a unit I did not travel all the way to Texas to see.
West end of a push-pull passenger train with ran this weekend between Mineola & Wills Point to the delight of local riders and railfans alike.
Just after dusk early into the new year, Mineola's Amtrak station stands brightly lit by Christmas decorations still hanging around the century-plus year old depot. Built in 1906 for the Texas & P... (more)
I've always wondered if that was the fireman's personal roll of toilet paper on the dash.
UP 3899 West approaches a crossbuck at the western edge of Mineola that has since been replaced by automatic crossing gates.
A C45 leads a westbound UP vehicle train through a curve in the woods of East Texas just west of Mineola.
An ACE brings up the rear of a fast-moving Z train just east of Mineola.
UP 7684 West rolls through the outskirts of Mineola amid East Texas fall colors.
An ex-Conrail Dash 8 leads a westbound UP manifest through Mineola.
A pair of ACs power a westbound UP ballast train.
UP 7632 West departs Mineola.
UP 9517 East prepares to depart Mineola after her conductor has given an opposing train a roll-by.