Triple Trains On The Union Pacific's Kearny Subdivision At Elm Creek, NE.

August 20, 2005. Elm Creek, Nebraska.

Three Union Pacific trains are seen here rolling across the Kearny Subdivision.Two trains are heading west, while another, a loaded coal train, rolls east. The Kearny Subdivision is a triple track main line from Gibbon, Nebraska to North Platte, Nebraksa.

Photo © Tom Gatermann.


  1. Very nice image and composition! Love the look in monochrome as well.

  2. Thank you, Shelly Gunderson!
    Thank you, Charles van Dijk!

  3. Nice crisp image, Tom Gatermann. Looks like you were up close to the action, too!

  4. ᙅYᙖᙓᖇ ᗪOᙅ™ Thanks a lot! I wasn't too close, just used 300mm telephoto lens for the shot.

  5. Triple track good one. Watching it roll through Grand Island yrs ago was also nice as I picked up next to it for yrs at Overhead Door

  6. Thanks, Trucker Kev The Paid Tourist. I had passed through Grand Island earlier in the day on this trip, way back in 2005. Lots of action there too.


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