A UP manifest makes its way east to Clinton through the very small town of Malone, IA. After waiting a half hour UP 7270 finally gets the signal to proceed east.
As thunderstorms move over the plains, an eastbound Union Pacific coal train drops downgrade out of Tunnel 1 east of Plainview, Colorado, on the afternoon of April 29, 2001.
UP 7270 just coming into Kremmling on its way east.
Moving eastward, UP 7270 is making its way through Radium along the Colorado River.
These coal empties are just beginning the trip on The UP Jeff City Sub to Kansas City.
UP 7270 leads UP 7077 with the "We Will Deliver" Slogan, and unpatched SP 241 on an empty coal train headed back to the Powder River Basin.