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American Railroading
A collection of photographs from my adventures across the Western US.
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Photo ID: 731392

Starvation Semaphores. In a classic Santa Fe scene, the Southwest Chief races through the desert ranch lands of Chapelle, New Mexico. Even in 2020, Chapelle Siding is still protecte... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Chapelle, New Mexico, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 146
Train ID: A4 1 06A
Photo Date: March 07, 2020


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Apr 05, 2020

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Photo ID: 731314

Racing west along the banks of the frigid Colorado River, BNSF 9080 was on the point of a Provo-bound manifest as it rolled through Dell, Colorado. As the short winter day drew to a close, the col... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Dell, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 9080
Train ID: QPSPVJ 06
Photo Date: March 08, 2020


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Apr 04, 2020

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Photo ID: 731273

Amtrak's Southwest Chief slowly crests the summit of Glorieta Pass as it approaches the western control point of Glorieta. The steep grades within this siding would make it a less than idea... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Glorieta Pass, New Mexico, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 13
Train ID: A3 1 05A
Photo Date: March 06, 2020


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Apr 04, 2020

Views: 1,151
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Favorited: 16

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Photo ID: 731111

Leaving Lamy. One of the great ironies of railroad history involves the Santa Fe. Arguably the most recognizable railroad company name, the "Santa Fe" originally bypassed the city of Santa ... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Lamy, New Mexico, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 146
Train ID: A3 1 04A
Photo Date: March 05, 2020


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Apr 03, 2020

Views: 1,760
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Favorited: 9

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Photo ID: 730868

Crossing the southernmost tip of the Rocky Mountains, Amtrak's Southwest Chief gives passengers a front row seat to the incredible scenery of New Mexico. While these mountains are scenic, t... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Glorieta, New Mexico, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 132
Train ID: A3 1 03A
Photo Date: March 04, 2020


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Apr 01, 2020

Views: 1,589
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Photo ID: 648773

By August of 2016, the searchlight signals located along the UP Moffat Tunnel Subdivision were in their final days. Replacement signals had been installed from Fraser all the way to Bond. In this ... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Byers Canyon, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8653
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 03, 2016


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Feb 18, 2018

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Photo ID: 648769

Big mountains, big trains, big power. Moving heavy trains through the Rocky Mountains is no easy task. 100+ car coal trains often utilize mid train DPUs (Distributed Power Units), such as t... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Bond, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 7888
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 02, 2016


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Added: Feb 18, 2018

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Photo ID: 600160

On a stormy summer afternoon, the sound of a loaded coal train bounces off the walls of Little Gore Canyon. This heavy train is working its way up the Western Slope of the Rocky Mountains. Soon th... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Azure, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8653
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 03, 2016


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Dec 22, 2016

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Photo ID: 596247

Colorado's Western Slope is home to gritty mountain railroading. Heavy trains, deep canyons and treacherous curves are common along this route. Here, a loaded coal train running 2x2x2 thunders thr... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Azure, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8452
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 03, 2016


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Nov 15, 2016

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Photo ID: 588623

A lengthy MRONY snakes into Gore Canyon as it slowly works up the western slope of the Rocky Mountains. The rapids of the Colorado River have provided rafters with entertainment all week long.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW-CTE
Location: Azure, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: UP 6076
Train ID: MRONY 02
Photo Date: August 03, 2016


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Added: Sep 10, 2016

Views: 2,765
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Favorited: 8

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Photo ID: 587659

The western slope of the Rocky Mountains consists of tough, rugged terrain. Winding through this region is the UP Moffat Tunnel Subdivision. Trains traveling west out o Denver travel through this ... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Azure, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 152
Train ID: AMT 5 02
Photo Date: August 03, 2016


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Sep 01, 2016

Views: 2,275
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Photo ID: 474424

A heavy coal train is slowly being dragged up the Price River Canyon by ten (5x5x0) Utah Railway Locomotives. The sound bouncing off the canyon walls was quite impressive.

Railroad: Utah Railway Company
Locomotive: EMD/MK50-3
Location: Castle Gate, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UR 5005
Train ID: UP CUSIPJ 04
Photo Date: August 04, 2011


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Mar 20, 2014

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Photo ID: 405450

Union Pacific 7214 drags a heavy coal train out of the Provo Yard as it begins it's journey towards Valmy, NV on the UP Provo Subdivision.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Provo, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 7214
Train ID: UP CSKVY 28
Photo Date: July 28, 2011


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Aug 06, 2012

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Photo ID: 405449

Union Pacific 8085 and a few other power units sit proudly in in the Provo Yard as they await their next assignment.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD9043MAC
Location: Provo, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8085
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 28, 2011


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Aug 06, 2012

Views: 1,889
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Favorited: 3

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Photo ID: 376026

Union Pacific 5784 helps bring a long loaded grain train through the Echo Canyon in eastern Utah.

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: GE AC4400CW
Location: Echo, Utah, USA
Locomotive #: UP 5784
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 05, 2011


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By: Jake Miille

Added: Sep 25, 2011

Views: 2,104
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Favorited: 4

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