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  1. UP 8159 SD9043MAC

    UP 8159 SD9043MAC

    Didn\'t think much of this scene at the time, still upset about missing out on the last days of patched Tunnel motors in mainline service a couple years earlier. Now the engines themselves are in storage and area railfans report the tower has been torn down. On the other hand the FrontRunner...
  2. UP 8050 SD9043MAC

    UP 8050 SD9043MAC

  3. LA Gensets

    LA Gensets

    The only thing I liked about downtown Los Angeles.
  4. Union Pacific  GP15AC

    Union Pacific GP15AC

    A pair of ex-Missouri Pacific GP15AC locomotives equipped with ATS run west through Elmhurst. MP ordered 30 of the GP15AC and 4 more went to Venezuela.
  5. UP switchers

    UP switchers

    An old CN unit, former GTW 6417 leads a colorful lash-up. I caught his twin GTW 6425 along with a slug coming off the HBR in Winnipeg back in 2004: http://www.railroadforums.com/photos/showphoto.php?photo=16215 The 15s aren't bad either. None of these engines are UP originals. From top to...
  6. Denver Rock Island

    Denver Rock Island

    The Denver Rock Island Railroad is the only terminal railway located in Denver, CO a sharp contrast to the four in the San Francisco Bay area (San Francisco Belt, Oakland Terminal, Alameda Belt Line & Richmond Pacific). The shortline began with Rock Islands bankruptcy in 1980 when the...
  7. Tied down for the night

    Tied down for the night

    UPY 2721 sits quietly at the Myers team track along the east bank of the Los Angeles River.
  8. UPY 1300

    UPY 1300

    Kenton Local - Columbia Business Park - 6/25/2008
  9. Y586 Pulling In

    Y586 Pulling In

    Up Y586 pulling into the 38th st Yard from the North yard in Denver for more brake down of a train.
  10. Flying the old colors

    Flying the old colors

    SP switcher patched as UPY1483
  11. UPY 2655

    UPY 2655

    UPY 2655 heads up a trio of Genset units switching at Ney Yard in Fort Worth, TX on 12/18/07.


    Waiting in downtown with a short train.
  13. UPY 740 at Waukegan

    UPY 740 at Waukegan

    UPY 740 sits in the Waukegan Yard.
  14. Stormy skies at Bain

    Stormy skies at Bain

    Waiting for a new crew, the rock train power sits on the wye at Bain. Those creepy clouds never even formed a storm!


  16. Mini-Rocket


    UPY 561 westbound with a solid rocket motor car at Woods Cross, Utah, 04/01/01.
  17. UP Sargent Yard - UPY 684 - GP15-1 - M.J. Scanlon

    UP Sargent Yard - UPY 684 - GP15-1 - M.J. Scanlon

    UPY 684 & UP 2531 are parked and ready for work early on a Sunday morning in UP Sargent Yard. UP Memphis Sub Memphis,TN 29FEB04
  18. "New Hires"

    "New Hires"

    Two groups of "new hires" receive training with remote controled units at UP's Centennial Yard in Fort Worth. 1-30-04

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