After a long trip on the Route 66 it was time to head back home. Since UP was running their proudest piece of equipment near of where we were, why not take a little detour to Delta and take a look... (more)
My last shot of the day. The Big Boy has made it's last scheduled stop at Delta. Now for the remaining 75 mile run to Milford. Looks like another engineer is getting some throttle time.
Nevada Northern 401 is a rare locomotive indeed as she was the only SD7 ever purchased new by a shortline railroad. The 401 is still in her original paint scheme after all these years and will ho... (more)
Still thinking about my first encounter with Nevada Northern SD7 No. 401 at Intermountain Power Service Corporation in Delta, Utah. A thing of beauty, 63 years young.
Union Pacific's Global 3, IL to Long Beach, CA stacker waits on the main for a meet at Van. Photo taken with permission.