RailPictures.Net Photo: UTAH 5006 Utah Railway Company MPI MK5000C at Near Soldier Summit, Utah by Dick Ebright
 
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Utah Railway Company (more..)
MPI MK5000C (more..)
Kyune (more..)
Near Soldier Summit, Utah, USA (more..)
September 27, 2007
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UTAH 5006 (more..)
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This 5 unit set of Utah Railway helpers is rolling downgrade at Kyune near the top of the Price River Canyon. Actually I should have called them "helps" as that is what the Utah Ry. calls them. Just an hour or so previous, they had assisted a 15-17,000 ton coal train up the same grade to summit as mid train units. This set is a mix of Morrison Knudsen MK 5000C and Australian built SD 50s. Nothing comparable to these unique helper sets anywhere else in the country.
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