Western Pacific Heritage Unit  Contributor's Pick!       
Pushing on the rear of ILADU-18 through Loma Linda, after having just waited on two westbounds, we see Union Pacific SD70ACe #1983, the Western Pacific Heritage Unit. This unit was debuted in Omaha, NE on July 30, 2005 to honor the employees of the former railroad, which had been merged into the Union Pacific. On this day, the unit was being chased by many local SoCal railfans, as it started that morning at East Yard, then headed out the Los Angeles Sub to Riverside, where it entered the BNSF San Bernardino Sub, to the Cajon Sub, where it switched over the Union Pacific's Yuma Sub at Colton Crossing. It is on its way to Dupo Yard near East St. Louis, IL.
Date: 1/18/2009 Location: Loma Linda, CA   Map Show Loma Linda on a rail map Views: 2760 Collection Of:   Charles Freericks
Locomotives: UP 1983(SD70ACe)    Author:  Charles Freericks
Western Pacific Heritage Unit
Picture Categories: This picture is part of album:  Freericks 2009
User Comments
Name Type Comments Date
D Carlisle General Excellent shot, I do like the palm tree mixed with the Moutains.Very nice composition 1/20/2009 2:22:14 PM
Kevin Nelson General Nice and Kewl 1/20/2009 5:23:09 PM
Austin Jacox General Nice Shot. 10/31/2012 1:13:54 AM

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