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7/23/2016
 
 
 
 
 
By:Rodney J. Sorensen
Dates:9/23/2008 - 12/31/2010
Album Info:This album contains photographs of Union Pacific motive power taken in and around the Ogden, Utah . . . Union Pacific Yard facility and complex. Ogden, Utah . . . traditional crossroads of the West. From its early beginnings in 1869 as the assigned junction point between the Union Pacific and the Central Pacific, which later became the beloved Southern Pacific, this has been one of the most important and busy railroad junctions in the nation. Once housing shops, roundhouses and a turntable, made possible with plenty of water from the nearby Weber River. Ice houses and cattle pens to serve the west coast with meat, produce and move hogs east to Chicago, once filled a huge yard. Times have changed and most of the forgoing if not all, is gone . . . a footnote in history for the most part, but the UP Overland Route still passes through on its way to California and points west. Containers out number box cars ten to one, perhaps by more, but the traffic and trains still remain. Crews get changed here, a few trains are made up here, traffic is routed to the ports of the Northwest from here. Grain in covered hoppers a plenty, seem to self multiply in the yard(s). To alleviate its tax burden, the Union Pacific is tearing down any and all buildings that it does not have to have. The old Southern Pacific switch engine building was razed in just the past few months . . . and time, and supposed progress continues on. What will happen to Ogden and the yard here in the future, no one can tell. But it is safe to say that trains will leave the yard for the trip across the Great Salt Lake, head through Pocatello with grain and chemicals towards the big Northwest ports, or move south to Los Angels & Long Beach via Las Vegas. The sound of the train, be that a steam whistle or a diesel with a horn . . . will continue to resound in Ogden area for many lifetimes yet to come. We hope . . .
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UP 7742
Title:  UP 7742
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  9/23/2008  Upload Date: 10/20/2008 8:46:16 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 7742(AC45CCTE)
Views:  146   Comments: 0
UP 7838
Title:  UP 7838
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  9/23/2008  Upload Date: 10/20/2008 8:26:28 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 7838(AC45CCTE)
Views:  159   Comments: 0
UP 8084
Title:  UP 8084
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  9/23/2008  Upload Date: 10/20/2008 8:13:25 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 8084(SD9043MAC)
Views:  127   Comments: 0
UP 8434
Title:  UP 8434
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  9/23/2008  Upload Date: 10/20/2008 8:39:23 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 8434(SD70ACe)
Views:  120   Comments: 0
UP 4245
Title:  UP 4245
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  9/24/2008  Upload Date: 3/24/2009 4:34:42 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 4245(SD70M)
Views:  102   Comments: 0
UP 3394
Title:  UP 3394
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/8/2009  Upload Date: 3/9/2009 10:51:27 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 3394(SD40-2)
Views:  225   Comments: 0
UP 5300
Title:  UP 5300
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/8/2009  Upload Date: 3/9/2009 10:38:01 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 5300(AC45CCTE)
Views:  163   Comments: 0
UP 7853
Title:  UP 7853
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/8/2009  Upload Date: 3/9/2009 10:28:45 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 7853(AC45CCTE)
Views:  188   Comments: 0
UP 8643
Title:  UP 8643
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/8/2009  Upload Date: 3/9/2009 12:11:24 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 8643(SD70ACe)
Views:  165   Comments: 0
UP 3129
Title:  UP 3129
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/13/2009  Upload Date: 3/14/2009 10:30:18 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 3129(SD40-2)
Views:  169   Comments: 0
UP 4480
Title:  UP 4480
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/13/2009  Upload Date: 3/14/2009 11:00:00 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 4480(SD70M)
Views:  256   Comments: 0
UP 5225
Title:  UP 5225
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/13/2009  Upload Date: 3/14/2009 11:08:03 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 5225(SD70M)
Views:  211   Comments: 0
UP 5287
Title:  UP 5287
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/13/2009  Upload Date: 3/14/2009 10:41:40 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 5287(AC45CCTE)
Views:  154   Comments: 0
UP 6047
Title:  UP 6047
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/13/2009  Upload Date: 3/14/2009 10:06:12 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 6047(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  130   Comments: 0
UP 6904
Title:  UP 6904
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/13/2009  Upload Date: 3/14/2009 10:23:51 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 6904(AC4460CW)
Views:  262   Comments: 2
UP 8312
Title:  UP 8312
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/13/2009  Upload Date: 3/14/2009 10:52:34 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 8312(SD70ACe)
Views:  171   Comments: 0
UP 4127
Title:  UP 4127
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/18/2009  Upload Date: 3/18/2009 4:30:15 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 4127(SD70M)
Views:  154   Comments: 0
UP 5285
Title:  UP 5285
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/18/2009  Upload Date: 3/19/2009 9:50:26 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 5285(AC45CCTE)
Views:  116   Comments: 0
UP 5976
Title:  UP 5976
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/18/2009  Upload Date: 3/18/2009 7:48:35 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 5976(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  119   Comments: 0
UP 6017
Title:  UP 6017
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/18/2009  Upload Date: 3/18/2009 8:04:38 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 6017(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  115   Comments: 0
UP 6741
Title:  UP 6741
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/18/2009  Upload Date: 3/18/2009 7:57:40 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 6741(AC44CW)
Views:  130   Comments: 0
UP 8411
Title:  UP 8411
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/18/2009  Upload Date: 3/19/2009 9:14:46 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 8411(SD70ACe)
Views:  168   Comments: 0
UP 8555
Title:  UP 8555
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/18/2009  Upload Date: 3/18/2009 4:38:46 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 8555(SD70ACe)
Views:  147   Comments: 0
UP 4526
Title:  UP 4526
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/20/2009  Upload Date: 3/21/2009 8:42:19 AM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 4526(SD70M)
Views:  301   Comments: 0
UP 4781
Title:  UP 4781
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/24/2009  Upload Date: 3/24/2009 5:01:43 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 4781(SD70M)
Views:  111   Comments: 0
UP 6025
Title:  UP 6025
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/24/2009  Upload Date: 3/24/2009 5:08:49 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 6025(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  116   Comments: 0
UP 7127
Title:  UP 7127
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  3/24/2009  Upload Date: 3/24/2009 5:29:01 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 7127(AC44CW)
Views:  116   Comments: 0
UP 5322
Title:  UP 5322
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/1/2009  Upload Date: 4/1/2009 2:36:56 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 5322(AC45CCTE)
Views:  131   Comments: 0
UP 5483
Title:  UP 5483
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/1/2009  Upload Date: 4/1/2009 2:52:47 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 5483(AC45CCTE)
Views:  127   Comments: 0
UP 5719
Title:  UP 5719
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/1/2009  Upload Date: 4/1/2009 2:09:59 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  UP 5719(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  125   Comments: 0
UP 5956
Title:  UP 5956
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/1/2009  Upload Date: 4/1/2009 2:21:29 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 5956(AC44CWCTE) UP 5719(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  130   Comments: 0
UP 8563
Title:  UP 8563
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/1/2009  Upload Date: 4/1/2009 2:46:30 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 8563(SD70ACe)
Views:  115   Comments: 0
UP 4227
Title:  UP 4227
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/6/2009  Upload Date: 4/6/2009 2:27:37 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 4227(SD70M)
Views:  121   Comments: 0
UP 4927
Title:  UP 4927
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/6/2009  Upload Date: 4/6/2009 2:14:16 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 4927(SD70M)
Views:  106   Comments: 0
UP 5479
Title:  UP 5479
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/6/2009  Upload Date: 4/6/2009 2:54:24 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,RollingStock,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 5479(AC45CCTE) UP 8393(SD70ACe)
Views:  162   Comments: 0
UP 5493
Title:  UP 5493
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/6/2009  Upload Date: 4/6/2009 3:21:17 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Action
Locomotives:  UP 5493(AC45CCTE)
Views:  104   Comments: 0
UP 5626
Title:  UP 5626
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/6/2009  Upload Date: 4/6/2009 1:45:37 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories: 
Locomotives:  UP 5626(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  130   Comments: 0
UP 7038
Title:  UP 7038
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/6/2009  Upload Date: 4/6/2009 1:52:32 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Action
Locomotives:  UP 7038(AC44CW)
Views:  153   Comments: 0
UP 7153
Title:  UP 7153
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/6/2009  Upload Date: 4/6/2009 2:06:17 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 7153(AC44CW)
Views:  108   Comments: 0
UP 7604
Title:  UP 7604
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/6/2009  Upload Date: 4/6/2009 2:35:24 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 7604(AC45CCTE)
Views:  111   Comments: 0
UP 7722
Title:  UP 7722
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/6/2009  Upload Date: 4/6/2009 2:42:55 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 7722(AC45CCTE)
Views:  95   Comments: 0
UP 8393
Title:  UP 8393
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/6/2009  Upload Date: 4/6/2009 3:12:49 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 8393(SD70ACe)
Views:  143   Comments: 0
UP 4099
Title:  UP 4099
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/7/2009  Upload Date: 4/7/2009 1:31:36 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 4099(SD70M) BNSF 5675(AC44CW)
Views:  168   Comments: 0
UP 6679
Title:  UP 6679
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/12/2009  Upload Date: 4/12/2009 7:38:06 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Scenic
Locomotives:  UP 6679(AC44CW)
Views:  175   Comments: 0
UP 6820
Title:  UP 6820
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/12/2009  Upload Date: 4/14/2009 4:44:15 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 6820(AC44CW)
Views:  186   Comments: 0
UP 7106
Title:  UP 7106
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/12/2009  Upload Date: 4/14/2009 4:37:51 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 7106(AC44CW)
Views:  105   Comments: 0
UP 3212
Title:  UP 3212
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/13/2009  Upload Date: 4/13/2009 1:49:58 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Action
Locomotives:  UP 3212(SD40-2) UP 3215(SD40-2)
Views:  140   Comments: 0
UP 5981
Title:  UP 5981
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/13/2009  Upload Date: 4/13/2009 1:31:40 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 5981(AC44CWCTE)
Views:  88   Comments: 0
UP 6617
Title:  UP 6617
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/13/2009  Upload Date: 4/13/2009 1:26:53 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  UP 6617(AC44CW)
Views:  87   Comments: 0
UP 7280
Title:  UP 7280
Description:  Union Pacific Railroad Company
Photo Date:  4/13/2009  Upload Date: 4/13/2009 1:42:03 PM
Location:  Ogden, UT
Author:  Rodney J. Sorensen
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Action
Locomotives:  UP 7280(AC44CW)
Views:  104   Comments: 0


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