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Photo ID: 566291

In its day, Train 8, the Rocky Mountain Rocket, was a class operation, not as fast as its Union Pacific and Burlington competitors but a luxurious and comfortable. ride from Denver to Chicago. But... (more)

Railroad: Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific (Rock Island)
Locomotive: EMD E7(A)
Location: Denver, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: 634
Train ID: Train 8
Photo Date: October 06, 1963


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By: Bill Marvel

Added: Feb 18, 2016

Views: 7,514
Comments: 1

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Photo ID: 545335

Hurtling through Iowa City, Iowa, early on a June morning in 1966, Train 8, the Rocky Mountain Rocket, is running about five hours late behind E6A 631 and an unidentified second unit. Normally its... (more)

Railroad: Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific (Rock Island)
Locomotive: EMD E6A
Location: Iowa City, Iowa, USA
Locomotive #: 631
Train ID: Train 8
Photo Date: June 10, 1966


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By: Bill Marvel

Added: Sep 06, 2015

Views: 8,760
Comments: 1

Favorited: 50
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Photo ID: 535484

The Rocky Mountain Rocket, almost exactly halfway on its 91-mile journey across the old Kansas Pacific from Denver to Limon, Colorado, passes beneath a cluster of cottonwoods, those ancient sentin... (more)

Railroad: Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific (Rock Island)
Locomotive: EMD E8(A)
Location: Denver, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: 648
Train ID: Train 8
Photo Date: November 08, 1964


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By: Bill Marvel

Added: Jun 20, 2015

Views: 5,334
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Favorited: 30
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Photo ID: 516585

A baggage-express car, a coach and a snack-lounge behind a lone E-unit: This is all that’s left of the once-great Rocky Mountain Rocket by late September, 1966. Hard-pressed Rock Island lopped off... (more)

Railroad: Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific (Rock Island)
Locomotive: EMD E8(A)
Location: Denver, Colorado, USA
Locomotive #: 645
Train ID: Train 8
Photo Date: September 24, 1965


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By: Bill Marvel

Added: Jan 29, 2015

Views: 10,302
Comments: 1

Favorited: 69
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Photo ID: 405811

A work extra has just gotten in the clear to allow MoPac's "Southerner" Train 8 to continue its rush toward St. Louis.

Railroad: Missouri Pacific
Locomotive: Alco PA
Location: Malvern, Arkansas, USA
Locomotive #: MP 71
Train ID: Train 8
Photo Date: August 04, 1963


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By: Steve Patterson

Added: Aug 09, 2012

Views: 10,679
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Photo ID: 14088

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: GE P42DC
Location: Columbus, Wisconsin, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 100
Train ID: Train 8
Photo Date: May 05, 2003


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By: Eric T. Hendrickson

Added: May 07, 2003

Views: 2,064
Comments: 0

Favorited: 1
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