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12/22/2015: Added a number of SD70M's, an SD60M, and an oddball switcher to the EMD Roster page. Also a few additions to the GE Roster page including my first C45AH.  All photographed in Los Angeles on 10/30/2015.

6/22/2015: Added a couple of action photos from the Golden State and Sunset lines to the Action page.

4/06/2015: Added photo of SD70ACe No. 8847 to the EMD Roster page.

1/08/2014: Added several photos of AC power (several models) to the GE Roster page, and a pair of SD40-2's to the EMD Roster page.

12/22/2014: Added photos of MP15AC's, a GP-38, and a couple of new SD70M/SD70ACe photos to the EMD page.

11/20/2014: Link to my SW1500 Walk-Around Album at Flickr.  28 closeup and interior photos of a pair of retired UP switchers.

5/09/2014: Added a number of roster photos to the EMD Roster page.

10/21/2013: After a lengthy hiatus, finally got some fresh action and power photos! Added several SD70M's and GE's, a few rolling stock shots, and a new Sunset Route section to the Action & Scenery page.

9/20/2013: Added 13 freight cars (mostly coal hoppers of various types) to the Rolling Stock page.

2/07/2013: Added photo of UP Boxcar and a couple of MP 2-bay hoppers to the Rolling Stock page.

8/05/2011: Added seven new roster photos to the GE Roster page, all taken at Glenwood Springs on 7/29/2011.

4/28/2011: Added two photos dating from 12/26/1998 of AC4400s to the GE Roster page, as well as a photo of C&NW 8808. Also added another SD9043MAC shot from 2001 to the EMD Roster page.

4/01/2011: Added new autorack photo to the Rolling Stock page. No fooling. (Note the date)

3/30/2011: Just NOW discovered that I had broken all the thumbnails on the EMD Roster page, clear back in September.  I fixed it.  Sorry, everyone...

9/20/2010: Added photo of SD70M No. 4530 to the EMD Roster page.

5/03/2010: Added quite a few locomotive photos, and restructured the Motive Power section by splitting the GE and EMD photos onto separate pages.

1/20/2010: Added photo of GP38-2 No. 695 and a FULL-SIZE IMAGE of C44AC No. 6573 to the Roster page.

1/19/2010: Added a photo of a pair of SD70M's on the Roster page, plus a C44AC-CTE photo.  Upgraded two photos of the Z train on the Action & Scenery page (Central Corridor section).

1/18/2010: Added several auto racks and two quad hoppers to the Rolling Stock page.

11/11/2009: Added a group photo of SD70M's on the Roster page, along with some SD70M phase information.  Happy Armistice Day!

10/29/2009: Added two new photo angles of SD70M No. 3940 to the Roster page.

9/25/2009:  Added a pair of autorack photos to the Rolling Stock page.

9/01/2009: Added a UPY photo, four various switch engines at Denver, to the Roster page.

3/13/2009:  Added two photos of auto racks to the Rolling Stock page.

2/02/2009:  Added a couple photos of repainted units to the Roster page and one action photo of a manifest freight on the Action & Scenery page.

10/01/2008:  Added several photos to the Roster page and a couple from Denver and Glenwood Springs on the Action & Scenery page.

4/23/2008: Added photo of coal train at Byers Canyon to the Action & Scenery page.

3/02/2008: Added photo of SD70ACe No. 8551 to the Roster page.

3/03/2008: Added the Rolling Stock page, devoted to photos of UP freight cars.

2/20/2008: Restructuring of the Action & Scenery page, and several new photos from the Tucumcari line.  Some new photos on the  Motive Power page.

10/19/2007: Added several photos to the Roster page.

8/21/2007: Fixed problem with thumbnails in the UPY section of the Motive Power page, plus a few on the Action & Scenery page.  You really gotta keep an eye on FrontPage-- it's a sneaky little devil...

8/16/2007: New section, GRAND COUNTY RAILS.  Also, several new photos to the Motive Power page.

8/01/2007: Addition of photos to the Motive Power (the whole UPY section) and Action & Scenery pages.

2/09/2007: Addition of a number of photos to the Action & Scenery page.

1/26/2007: Initial debut of UPRR In The Rockies.

 


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