In the final weeks before the UP-SP merger, my buddies and I were on Soldier Summit every weekend. We caught up with this nifty Roseville to Kansas City manifest approaching Kyune on a hazy August... (more)
An eastbound Rio Grande freight has finished climbing Tennessee Pass on July 9, 1985 and is crossing the open park just south of the former siding location of Keeldar, Colorado. A Southern Pacific... (more)
Spring runoff has swollen parallel Soldier Creek as a heavy Rio Grande lumber drag tackles the relentless climb to 7440 ft. Soldier Summit.
A matched set of five Tunnel Motors take one hundred and five car #708 eastbound coal from Phippsburg through Pinecliff in October 1981. Seventy-odd cars back are another four Tunnel Motors. Pictu... (more)
5395 5381 5349 5380 5399 head towards Tunnel 29 at Pinecliff with #708 eastbound coal in October 1981. To give additional dynamic braking effort for the descent to Denver, with 105 loaded cars at ... (more)
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