RailPictures.Net Photo: UP 844 Union Pacific Steam 4-8-4 at Colfax, California by Ben Kletzer
 
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Union Pacific (more..)
Steam 4-8-4 (more..)
Cape Horn (more..)
Colfax, California, USA (more..)
October 04, 2012
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UP 844 (more..)
SSASP-04 (more..)
Ben Kletzer (more..)
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Union Pacific #844 blasts upgrade along the ledge at Cape Horn. Here the original Transcontinental Railroad hugs a granite cliff face above the American River, hundreds of feet below. This modern yet historic mainline was carved out of the mountainside using nothing more than hand tools and dynamite.
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