Thanks for resurrecting this photo. If indeed 1501 and 1922 are running in tandem and 1501 seems to be running richer which is less fuel efficient.
Last month in the picture of 1922 in the "dead line" I had conjectured that she…"
"I always knew those hideous "hybrids" would have issues. Union Pacific is using there engines less because on the hump they would need 3 engines but for SD40-2s only 2 are needed. Also, they only use these switchers when they have to…"
"Unless your into night photos, you wont see much of the NWP operating in the daylight hours on the mainline to Petaluma. Usually the crew goes on duty around 430 PM at Ignacio, for the run to Schellville/Lombard then back to Ignacio and they sit…"
"While opening this site, the great Ron Close 2013 picture of 1922 sitting at Standard Structures while lumber was being offloaded for Mead Clark in Santa Rosa. Anyone know why Mead Clark isn't still using the NWP for incoming delivery or…"