At a grade crossing east of Lexington at Spring Creek, Nebraska, Union Pacific is replacing the old timbers in the crossing on May 10, 1995. A westbound UP freight approaches as a track worker dri... (more)
An eastbound on Union Pacific's Council Bluffs Sub has just crossed the Elkhorn River and is climbing the short hill out of the Platte River valley. With the introduction of distributed power, mos... (more)
What once led countless intermodal and other trains along this same line years ago is now a "foreigner" to these parts as this former Santa Fe GE Dash 8-41CW is now in Canadian National ... (more)
And they're off! Union Pacific's Yermo, California to North Platte, Nebraska manifest freight waits patiently in North Yard while an Oakland, California to Chicago, Illinois (American President Li... (more)
This BNSF freight with a nice Santa Fe consist has their train stretched around 5 curves as they climb the east slope of Marias Pass during the Columbus Day weekend in 1997.
Westbound grain empties bound for loading at Knierim, IA, in western Iowa rolls out of Winthrop. The train has extra power and cars that will be setout at Waterloo. Winthrop is 30 miles east of Wa... (more)
The daily Manchester Turn begins the day by putting their train together at Dubuque Yard. A large 51 car train heading out, and only 20 cars coming back. Once back to Dubuque, the cars get switche... (more)
The daily Dubuque to Manchester and back local is seen here crossing the Maquoketa River as they depart Manchester heading back east to Dubuque. 565 and 563 swap cars here at Manchester which gets... (more)
A layer of purple haze rests on Great Salt Lake while an American President Line stack train rambles through Lake Point on Oct. 9, 1994.
On a wet and soggy December night, Norfolk Southern's 27V sits patiently on the siding in downtown Marion with a Union Pacific on the point while the eastbound 202 passes by.
UP 9471 and a standard cab Dash 8 lead a westbound coal train through Creston, IL on the former CNW mainline east of Rochelle, IL.
The Portland-Willbridge yard transfer rounds the grain silo.
A freshly painted GE C41-8W leads an 80 car Yermo to North Platte manifest through scenic Echo Canyon at 07:56 a.m. on June 4, 1994.
Union Pacific priority Los Angeles to North Platte Z train emerges from the Curvo flyover in upper Echo Canyon while approaching Tunnel No. 6 on June 4, 1994.