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  1. Ogden Roadswitcher

    Ogden Roadswitcher

  2. Ogden Roadswitcher

    Ogden Roadswitcher

  3. Very late snow

    Very late snow

    Despite the snow to the west on Shasta Bally, this manifest is entering Redding on May Day.
  4. UP 5263

    UP 5263

    _UP 5263,3782,5264,5256,2018 and 1355 leading a freight train through Truckee yard.
  5. Auto-Racks at Rufus

    Auto-Racks at Rufus

    SD70M 4547 leads westbound auto-racks downgrade at Rufus in early evening light.
  6. UP 5021

    UP 5021

    Union Pacific SD70M 5021 leads a Northbound manifest down the 1.8% grade at Wicopee siding on the UP's Cascade crossing in Western Oregon.
  7. UP 4704 East at Knippa, Tx

    UP 4704 East at Knippa, Tx

    UP 4704 Eastbound manifest early morning shot.
  8. UP 4845

    UP 4845

    SD70M 4845 leads a Northbound baretable train past a water spout near the North switch at Wicopee. The water spout and nearby tower still had water flowing through them, so it appears that the water spout is still usable.
  9. UP 4208

    UP 4208

    SD70M 4208 leads a Northbound manifest train through a cut at Wicopee.
  10. NS 13G

    NS 13G

    13G idle train so wait for Enola crew take 13G train come back to Enola, PA tonight.
  11. Pacing NS 2614

    Pacing NS 2614

    Photograph taken of NS 21T running on the NS Illinois Division west of Clymers, IN during a bit of a snow storm.
  12. Upgrade at Shasta Retreat

    Upgrade at Shasta Retreat

    A pair of Union Pacific locomotives lug a manifest up the Sacramento River Canyon near Shasta Retreat, California in May of 2003.
  13. EMD SD70M UP 4513

    EMD SD70M UP 4513

    UP 5413 on a southbound Manifest to Laredo Texas. Photo shot at Cotulla Texas.
  14. EMD SD70M UP 3909

    EMD SD70M UP 3909

    UP 3909 passing Pearsall Tx on a manifest southbound.
  15. UP mainfest at San Lucas

    UP mainfest at San Lucas

    A Union Pacific manifest heads northbound on the Coast Line at San Lucas, California in April of 2002. The fleet of UP SD70M's have just supplanted the last of the SP power. Gone are the days of SP locomotives.
  16. Maraba bridge

    Maraba bridge

    A view of the huge Maraba bridge seen from the cab of SD70M. Picture from my friend Fernando Cunha
  17. UP 4625

    UP 4625

    UP SD70M 4625 leads a Southbound ballast train at the North switch at Fields.
  18. UP 5204

    UP 5204

    UP SD70M 5204 leads a Northbound Z train past "The Slide."
  19. UP Ballast train at Fields

    UP Ballast train at Fields

    UP SD70M 4625 and UP SD70ACe 8590 duck under the cantilever signal bridge at the North switch of Fields on UP's Cascade Crossing
  20. SP SD70M's at Sargent

    SP SD70M's at Sargent

    SP 9817 leads a northbound intermodal at Sargent, California in June of 2000. What I wouldn't give for a time machine right now. UP just eliminated through freights on the Coast Line, and has plugged the sidings with stored cars. 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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