RailPictures.Net Photo: BNSF 6874 BNSF Railway GE ES44C4 at Quincy, Washington by Mike Danneman
RailPictures.Net Photo: UP 1989 Union Pacific EMD SD70ACe at Denver, Colorado by Kevin Morgan (drgw.ws)
UP 1989, EMD SD70ACe, DRGW Heritage unit, NEW at the UPRR's unveiling ceremony
Durango-Silverton Train - a wonderful experience.
Looking more like a model locomotive, the last operating Union Pacific Centennial DD40X, UP 6936 East, is seen in a pan shot from an ice covered farm road just east of Round Grove, Illinois on Feb. 15, 2008.
Union Pacific Gas Turbine Locomotive was one of ten. These locomotives were unique to the Union Pacific.
Union Pacific GE 8500 - Cheyenne, Wyoming, 1965. In 1955, Union Pacific ordered a new turbine-electric, the world's most powerful locomotive. Each would be two units plus a fuel tender, rated at 8,500 horsepower (6,300 kW). The A unit contained the control cab and an auxiliary diesel engine generator. The B unit carried the turbine and main generators to provide electricity to the traction motors on both the A and B units. The turbine was a new design GE Frame 5 simple cycle gas turbine with…
RailPictures.Net Photo: Morristown & Erie Railway Alco C424 at Morristown, New Jersey by Carl Perelman
RailPictures.Net Photo: DRGW 5911 Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad EMD GP9 at Provo, Utah by James Belmont