UP 3985 and train arrives St Louis, MO after a day long excursion to Gorham,IL and back 10/7/10. The train would be on display the next day on the track the train is entering before heading west o... (more)
Disguised as "Clinchfield 676," UP 3985 is on the last leg of a long ferry move from Cheyenne to Kingsport, TN for the 50th running of the Santa Claus Special. It's on the former Clinchfield "nort... (more)
Disguised as "Clinchfield 676," UP 3985 is on the last leg of a long ferry move from Cheyenne to Kingsport, TN for the 50th running of the Santa Claus Special. Here, it rolls down former C&O terri... (more)
Disguised as "Clinchfield 675" using cardboard numbers, a wooden numberplate, and stick-on lettering, UP's 3985 is shown at Cheyenne one June night in 1988. This inspiration, dreamed up by some Ap... (more)
After a photo run-by, UP 3985 (still coal-fired at the time) is in the processing of reloading its passengers when this eastbound UP coal train on the old line over Sherman Hill passes. The steam ... (more)
UP 3985 completes a photo runby in the rain as it travels eastward from Laramie to Cheyenne on a day-long r/t over Sherman Hill.
The tunnel belches smoke as 3985 emerges, also belching smoke.
The steam special puts on quite the show as it blasts off from a quick stop at the Kirkwood Station, located just out of frame, behind the train.
The westbound Missouri River Eagle Special has just arrived in Sedalia, Missouri where it will spend the night. The crowds were huge on this beautiful, warm autumn day. People are lining up to the... (more)
A 'Pacific Limited' steam excursion rambles slowly along Bear River Gorge at milepost 45.75 near Wheelon, Utah.
Sitting ready to go....