A morning Union Pacific Z rolls southbound along Dock St with downtown Tacoma up on the bluff.
The prototype GP40X's ride on new HT-B trucks, as illustrated by UP 959. The GP40X's are EMD's first F engines in regular production, but they are in fact prototypes for the expected "GP... (more)
The UP El Centro Hauler has just departed the yard at El Centro Ca and is crawling along as it begins its journey to West Colton Ca. Top speed on the Calexico Sub is 40MPH until the train joins th... (more)
UP GP40P-2 #1375 sits in front of the UP EL Centro yard office awaiting its next assignment. This is one of two of these type of locomotives still on UP's roster. This unit was built for the South... (more)
As the sun sets, a railfan gets his shots as UP 8859 heads west with a Z train in tow bound for the coastline.
As the moon rises over the small and quiet town of Cortland, IL, a westbound "Bird" breaks the silence as it does a solid 60 past the still standing C&NW Searchlights.
UP 2200 East's conductor carefully dismounts the right of way at Rillito to give another train a roll-by. The other train is visible in the distance on the main line, and accelerating as indicated... (more)
SD70ACe T4 UP 3023 leads an eastbound coal load on the River subdivision.
A westbound intermodal races through the booming town of Sugar Land on a scorcher of an August afternoon.
Union Pacific GE U25B's 627, 626 with Alco RS27 677 and UP U25B 625. The U25B's equipped with high short hoods. Photo taken from my slide collection, no photographer listed on slide.
There's a stranger in the UP's North Yard.
UP 9160 is westbound on the old Western Pacific along the Middle Fork Feather River near Two Rivers, CA in May of 1994.