UP 844 basks in the morning light at Council Bluffs. The previous evening, it arrived from North Platte. Thanks to UP, for allowing us onto the property for photos.
The sun has just come over the prison at Menard as the UP 844 rounds the S-curve coming into Chester for a servicing stop on the Shiloh Ltd..
Second leg of the "Shiloh Limited" got everyone's attention from North Platte to Council Bluffs!
Third leg of the "Shiloh Limited" steams across the BNSF headed to Kansas City. They were actually held here for a BNSF coal train first!
The Shiloh Limited makes a service stop allowing the civil war reenactors including the band time to get off the train and play for the crowd gathering to look at the 844.
UP 844 and UP 2010 (Boy Scouts of America engine) are directionally southbound under the Route 41 overpass in Marshall, MO. The entire 17-car consist is visible in this straight away view. The nor... (more)
The Shiloh Limited excursion is about 5 miles out of its service stop at Jefferson City as it soars high above Moreau River. UP 844 and UP 2010, the Boy Scouts of America unit, are powering the tr... (more)
Third leg of the "Shiloh Limited" steams out of the yard where UP's passenger equipment is usually kept. 844 & a few coaches had come in from Cheyenne, making for this brief run in Iowa.
The "Living Legend" is groomed for its next day trip from Council Bluffs/KC with the Shiloh Ltd. The weather was in the 80's and sunny for both days...steam and sun..who could ask for anything mor... (more)
Union Pacific 844, adorned with flags from both the Confederacy and the Union, rolls along at a good clip along the south bank of the Missouri River at Wooldridge, MO. This shot was taken from the... (more)
Second leg of the "Shiloh Limited" steams out of North Platte.
In North Platte, the 844 takes it easy, awaiting the next morning's departure to Council Bluffs, IA. She is running as the Shiloh Limited.
The snow is falling and a cold north wind blowing as the UP 844 New Mexico/Arizona Centennial Special crosses a wood trestle on its trek south on BNSF's Boise City Sub 11/2/12.
A cold north wind is blowing powdery snow around as UP 844 approaches a crossing on BNSF's Boise City Sub near Casa,CO 11/2/11. Code Line is still in use of this section of the former ATSF.