UP 6937 is the first in a long line of stored DD40Xs in the Las Vegas yard. It hard to believe I took this photo 39 years ago. Photo taken with permission.
Union Pacific Centennial 6937 is the last in a long line of stored DD40X locomotives, followed by a long line of GP-30B units. The dry California desert air made for a good location to store many... (more)
UP 6937 is the first in a long line of stored DD40Xs in the Las Vegas yard. Photo taken with permission.
UP 6937 is the first in a long line of stored DD40s at the Union Pacific yard in Las Vegas. Taken with permission.
COLORES WY Oct 19 1977 -- DDA40X 6937 leads a mixed freight on Sherman Hill. I labeled the slide Colores but am open to corrections.
Westbound UP intermodal Summit
Westbound UP Bartolo Jct Pico Rivera
Dead line of DD's.
A Union Pacific grain shuttle departs Salt Lake City for a trip west on former WP rails to Northern California. The UP 6937 was built the UP 7549 in January 1999 as a 6000 horsepower C60AC. It wou... (more)
Union Pacific DDA40Xs 6937 and 6921, along with a GP30B, take an eastbound manifest over Cajon Pass on a snowy December 30, 1974.
Under a morning marine layer on the west side of Cajon Pass, two Centennials and an SDP35 have command of one of the railroad's hottest trains--the LAX.
6937 West, a short freight for a pair of DDA40Xs, roars upgrade through Frost.