RailPictures.Net Photo: UP 80 Union Pacific Coal GTEL at Omaha, Nebraska by Collection of Chris Zygmunt
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Union Pacific (more..)
Coal GTEL (more..)
Omaha (more..)
Omaha, Nebraska, USA (more..)
October 20, 1962
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UP 80 (more..)
Collection of Chris Zygmunt (more..)
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UP's only coal turbine electric makes a test run as many officials look on. This locomotive was an experimental and didn't run very much as it was deemed a failure. A set of diesels was always in the consist for protection power. In service photos are extremely rare. Photo was taken by Jack Pfeifer.
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