Southbound coal drag CBTJO 29 meets northbound manifest 2MNLASX 30 just south of Dupo.
UP coal drag CBTJO 29 races southbound.
UP intermodal KOAMN 23, with a block of merchandise, accelerates out of Dupo yard, southbound.
A very tired looking 696 switches some stacks at Dupo.
Having received a fresh crew, this loaded coal drag departs Dupo southbound into the setting sun.
UP coal drag CNAAE 24 roars out of Dupo southbound.
This weary warrior takes care of the switching in Dupo this afternoon on YDU51R 23.
A CEFX SD40 rebuild leads a set of light locomotives pulling out of the yard to reverse to their waiting train, then they will head south. Train was 2ZSEME 11.
In the fading light, CN and NS units pass under the southbound control signal, heading north. Train was ASHASX 13.
A somewhat abbreviated UP stack train comes past the Dupo yard tower, and prepares to reverse into the yard. Train was KOAMN 07.
New UP Power on MNLAS 07
Nothing like a little sun popping out from the clouds at the right time to light up MLIAS 05!
Against the backdrop of a dramatic sunset, MNLAS 28 with NS 8820 waits for a crew. Strangely, even though the units were left on the main, both were offline.
UP 904 in its 5th road #. Built as GP38 L&N 4001 in 1970. To SBD 6223 in 1983, to CSXT 2131. Rebuilt by MPI (Boise, ID) and delivered as UP 2404 Nov 1996 in the short-lived slogan (Apr - Dec '96) ... (more)
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