UP 1169 switches cars at the NS/CSX interchange next to the NRE facility in Mt. Vernon. A mixture of locomotives can be seen, including a switcher from Korean Rail, Union Railroad, Union Pacific ... (more)
UP 1169 picks up cars at the UP - NS/CSX diamond in Mt. Vernon, Illinois. To the left is the NRE Facility.
The sun pops out on a weekend railfan trip to Council Bluff and John made hay at the UP terminal. He was in the Midwest for work assignment and had the weekend to explore, riding a Rock Island tra... (more)