RailPictures.Net Photo: UPY 614 Union Pacific EMD GP15-1 at Aptos, California by Charles Freericks
 
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Union Pacific (more..)
EMD GP15-1 (more..)
Dry Creek Trestle (more..)
Aptos, California, USA (more..)
March 25, 2008
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UPY 614 (more..)
UP LRQ81-25 (more..)
Charles Freericks (more..)
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"The Cruz," aka the Santa Cruz Local crosses Dry Creek Trestle in Aptos. I had planned to chase this train along the Santa Cruz Boardwalk, but it stopped for beans about two miles north of here, and I couldn't wait for it. The GP15-1 in the lead is one of the legion of ex MoPac units, this one delivered as MP #1614 in July of 1977. GP39-2 #1215 is one of the Katy units that was built after GP39-2 production had ended, and has a GP49 body as a result. It was delivered as MKT #366 in April of 1984.
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