There is an October chill in the air as UP 844 runs through Denver and heads to New Mexico on the Joint Line.
The end is in sight for the crew on 844 as they pound down the final 10 miles to Sharon Springs, Kansas where they will tie up for the night.
With the morning sun rising in the sky, UP 844 is steamed up and ready to depart Salina, Kansas westward for Sharon Springs.
Three steam locomotives simmer on a hot, humid late spring afternoon at St. Louis, Missouri, on June 13, 1990, in a gathering to celebrate Trains Magazine’s 50th anniversary. Union Pacific 4-8-4 N... (more)
Union Pacific 4-8-4 No. 844, decked out in two-tone “Greyhound” paint, crosses the West Fork of Shoal Creek west of Hillsboro, Illinois, on June 14, 1990. The Northern pulled a round trip excursio... (more)
UP 844 and the E9's.
At the 1990 NRHS Convention in St. Louis, TRAINS Magazine had a special and private photo staged in the afternoon where all four participating steam locomotives would be lined up for its staffers.... (more)
Union Pacific Nos. 844 and 3985 doublehead on the annual Cheyenne Frontier Days train as the train storms through Hazeltine (Rolla), Colorado, on July 23, 2005.
Union Pacific #844 rests overnight in Ogden Utah before crossing the Wasatch Mountains on its way back home to Cheyanne Wyo.
Two crew from UP 844 grease the huge drive wheels prior to heading back to the Cheyenne, Wyoming for Frontier Days
Racing along at track speed, UP 844 and 6936 lead the Cheyenne Frontier Days Special back to Denver through Peckham, CO after taking people to the Daddy of Em' All Rodeo in Cheyenne, WY.
UP 844 leads the annual Cheyenne Frontier Days train through the signals at the south end of Platteville siding. UP has been doing work on this part of the former Denver Pacific, meaning the telep... (more)
UP 844 thunders across the high desert on the way back from visiting New Mexico and Arizona.