UP 4141 prepares to depart Las Vegas behind UP 5227 on it's first trip west on a very windy November night.
Operation Lifesaver Special is parked at the old T&P station near Tower 55.
UP 4141 and UP 5342 in charge of S-PLFW-18, an Operation Lifesaver train, that ran Palestine-Longview-Palestine-Longview-Ft.Worth on November 18.
Starting out of the siding after meeting two northbounds, headed for a meet with UP 1988 North at Block! Alas, I was unaware of the impending meet and couldn't beat UP 4141 South to Block after I... (more)
Easing toward a stop for a change of crews.
Banging over the Canadian National diamonds.
A great visitor to the St. Louis area, the George Bush engine stops at SH for a few precious moments for me to capture this night shot. It will go out right away on MTRLI. Canon 350D.
A rare appearance of UP 4141 on MHOKC as it arrives at UP's Neff Yard in Kansas City.
A rare appearance of UP 4141 on the point of the MHOKC as it arrives at UP's Neff Yard.
Crew change in McAlester.
I had to choose between getting this shot before the sun went down and being late for dinner. Fortunately I didn't have to sleep in the dog house ... :)
Possibly the only trip these 3 commemorative units running together as a trio.
Making the turn south at Tower 55.
GB 41 engine leaving Ft Worth to Englewood yard Houston TX.
A Westmoreland DART train zips by the UP George Bush Special at Dallas Union Station.