UP 1982, the MoPac Heritage Unit, glides into Meridian, MS on a cold a dreary afternoon with a hot stack train in tow.
Delta Fire Aftermath. On September 5th, 2018, the Delta Fire ignited along Interstate 5, approximately two miles north of Lakehead, California. The fire grew rapidly, closing Interstate 5 a... (more)
Union Pacific's MoPac Heritage unit, number 1982, paid a visit to the southeast the past weekend. Here we see the train coming off of the NS AGS South End and onto the KCS Meridian Speedway toward... (more)
Departing out of Grand Junction, the Missouri Pacific Heritage engine is just starting the journey down the North Fork Branch with an empty coal train heading for the W. Elk Mine.
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Heading Westbound just West of the siding at Range on the Dotsero Cutoff, the MOP Heritage engine heads through the haze from wildfire smoke.
The Missouri Pacific Heritage engine leads a BNSF and UP on this Westbound empty coal train as it approaches Akin Siding. The Roan Cliffs are barely visible in the background due to smoke in the a... (more)
The Missouri Pacific Heritage engine is the rear DP on this empty coal train as it travels Eastbound on the N. Fork Branch, heading to get loaded at the W. Elk Mine.
With a relief crew aboard and wasting no time, Union Pacific train ILXG4X-22 with the Western Pacific Railroad heritage loco, SD70ACe 1983, is North-bound at Broadwell, Illinois on the former A... (more)
Southbound Union Pacific mixed merchandise train MPSEW-30 rolls through Keller, TX on the UP Choctaw Subdivision. The Missouri Pacific and Katy heritage schemes were seen leading the train "e... (more)
The Missouri Pacific heritage unit leads 101 loads of coal from Arco, CO through the small unincorporated burg of Detroit.
The Missouri Pacific heritage unit, with a former SP AC4400CW in tow, leads 101 loads of coal east along the former Kansas Pacific main just west of Abilene.
Situated between Fort Steele and Walcott Union Pacific's busy Laramie Subdivision cuts through a remote canyon, affectionately known by locals as Rattlesnake Canyon. Beneath the sandstone rocks at... (more)
UP 1982 sits on display for Rochelle Railroad Days 2017 as a UP SD70ACe passes. Photo was taken with permission from the UP employee watching the unit.
Head to head with UP 1982 as it sits on display for Rochelle Railroad Days. This unit sure does look sharp after getting a fresh coat of a paint in Mt. Vernon, IL a few months before this.
Freshly painted MoPac and Western Pacific heritage units make their way east towards Proviso from Rochelle, IL