Union Pacific 79 has stopped in Yermo yard near the yard office, with a consist of UP 3478, UP 3553, UP 3335, UP 3001 and CNW 6808. Photo taken with permission.
Union Pacific A-B-B set (15,000hp) EMD DD35A 79 and two DD35B's 76B and 88B at Salt Lake City, Utah.
After meeting a westbound train in the siding at Tintic, the LAPC is back on the move approaching 6061 ft. Boulter Summit on Oct. 2, 1977.
A pair of back to back EMD DD35s roll east through Utah's Tintic Valley approaching Boulter on Oct. 2, 1977. UP 79 and 70 were built new for the UP by EMD in 1965. When everything was working as d... (more)
With plenty of horsepower, UP 79 proceeds east through California's Afton Canyon between Yermo and Kelso with two DD35As, one DD35B and a GE U50C.
Standing on what remains of it's last legs, UP 79 is slowly being torn apart for scrap. Original shot by Jim.
Back to work after beans