About 20 minutes later, this train came from the North and turned East. The entire train consisted of aging gondola cars, with their contents covered with plastic. We speculated that this may have been some sort of trash train.
Union Pacific #4253 is an EMD SD70M that was delivered on October 31, 2000.
Union Pacific #9244 is a General Electric Dash 8-40C, which Union Pacific refers to as a C40-8. It was built in October, 1988. This was the oldest diesel locomotive to come through Peninsula Junction during the nearly 5 hours I was there.
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