UP 6359 & UP 6415 leads a loaded coal train south near Columbia on former Missouri Pacific's now Union Pacific's Chester Sub. First I've ever seen from one of these units, UP 6359 had oscillating ... (more)
UP 4141 and UP 1943 was on display earlier this morning before getting picked up by the 15E/MDUPB.
Drone Shot - UP #844 pulls the Steam Train PSTDX2-19 over Big Muddy river bridge on it's Trek to Tennessee for the Big River Crossing grand opening in Memphis, TN
UP 844 crosses over the Big Muddy River in southern Illinois. The locomotive is heading to Memphis, TN for a bridge dedication ceremony.
A northbound mixed freight rolls along the Chester Subdivision with the Mississippi River bluffs on one side and acres upon acres of cornfields on the other.
Knowing that these signals are on borrowed time, I took the time to make it a point to catch a train under these much more intriguing signals than those of their PTC mandated replacements. Seen he... (more)
It's harvest time in the fields of the Mississippi River bottom lands, and tractors, combines, and other farm equipment dot the landscape as a pair of SD70ACes leads an intermodal train north on t... (more)
Illuminated by late afternoon sunshine, UP 7963 and the empty coal train under its command are unaffected by a dramatic thunderstorm looming 20 miles to the east.
The bluffs of the Mississippi River are adorned with vibrant spring greenery as a northbound train races along the UP Chester Subdivision (former Cotton Belt) behind a trio of BNSF units.
UP 6499 brings up the rear of CIMNA9 28 as the residual effects of a colorful sunset drape across the southern Illinois sky.
BNSF #6860 leads a nice lashup of three different paint schemes as it heads North bound up the UP Chester Sub as it runs along side Hwy P in Perkins, MO
BNSF Earth Worm heads through the big curve west of Illmo heading south bound on the UP Chester Sub
In the last light of the Day a New UP #2522 ES44AC leads KSEMN-31 through the big curve west of Illmo, MO with a short train as the DPU can be seen in the background.