UP 844 rounds the curve into the small Missouri River town of Waverly, MO, on its eastwardly trip to St. Louis. On the siding, MOW equipment gets attention from a worker just out of the frame. The ultimate destination for the long excursion train is Marion, Arkansas, where reenactors and cannons riding along will disembark for their reenactment of the Battle of Shiloh. UP 2010, the Boy Scouts of America unit, is behind the northern.
On March 27, 2012, UP 844 traveled from Kansas City to St. Louis for the Missouri leg of the Shiloh Limited excursion train. In celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Shiloh, UP ran this special, complete with 2 water cars, UP 2010 (Boy Sco