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  1. UP racing east by I-84..

    UP racing east by I-84..

    UP #7870 is leading this hotshot train headed to points east of The Dalles, Ore. This train has 3 locomotives up front in addition to a locomotive on the rear helping this train make track speed past my location at MP69, near Mosier, Ore.
  2. UP #8641 as lone DPU.

    UP #8641 as lone DPU.

    UP #8641 was just cruising by when I thought of trying for a reflection shot.. What do you guys/gals think of this one?? Let me know any comments/suggestions. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to - An online railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used railroad books. Railroad pictorials, railroad history, steam locomotives, passenger trains, modern railroading. Hundreds of titles available, most at discount prices! We also have a video and children's book section. - An online model railroad bookstore featuring a curated selection of new and used books. Layout design, track plans, scenery and structure building, wiring, DCC, Tinplate, Toy Trains, Price Guides and more.

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