Four Union Pacific DDA40X Centennials stored with GP30B's/SD24A's and B's at UP's Yermo Yard, near Barstow, California.
Union Pacific 6904 is the first in a long line of stored locomotives at Yermo Yard. The dry climate made for an excellent place to store locomotives. Photograph taken with permission.
UP 6904, RI 349,347,351,279 head east out of North Platte with 109 cars at 1:40PM. The Rock was on it's last legs at the time but still rated a run through job with UP out of Council Bluffs. The b... (more)
UP 6904 leads the deadline at Yermo. 25 of her bretheren were reseurrected for one last go round hauling trains before they were all shut down permanently with the exception of the 6936.