UP DDA40X 6913 with SD40-2 3485 heading west near Granite, Wyoming. A Mike Bledsoe Photo.
Power sits in the Mojave yard as the sun sets.
With a fresh crew onboard, CMSSM-27 rolls through Salina on the long 243 mile journey to the away from home terminal at Sharon Springs.
The world's largest diesel locomotive, a Union Pacific's DDA40X, leads an eastbound intermodal train at Hermosa, Wyoming, in July 1984. Trailing No. 6913 are three new Norfolk Southern GE C39-8s. ... (more)
Having physically breathed it's last breath only hours before, coolants and fluids have just been drained and shop forces are going through and making this old warrior "ready for burial". Sad, sa... (more)
A magical time on the UP during those days, because none of us hard core UP fans (old UP, mind you) NEVER thought we would see the Centennials ever turn a wheel again. Every train that had a Jack... (more)
front grab iron's have been repaired