Union Pacific 'Big Big' No. 4014 climbs up the grade after making a 45 minute stop at Langtry.
UP 3974 soars above the Eagle Nest on former SP Sunset Route tracks. The old highway bridge is the original US 90 span, the new one of which I am standing on to get this image.
UP 8813 East crosses a small canyon on its way to the next crew change at Del Rio, TX as it traverses barren west Texas. The bridge in the foreground is the old US 90 crossing.
Pan shot of an Eastbound ex-SP unit on the Sunset Route. UP 9566 is ex-SP 8102
UP freight crosses remote Pecos River bridge on a hot December afternoon. Digital image.
"Flag and Flare, minus 1/2 shield" crosses the "Eagle's Nest" portion of Langtry Creek while passing the old stomping grounds of Judge Roy Bean.