RailPictures.Net Photo: UP 8080B Union Pacific Coal Turbine at Council Bluffs, Iowa by Steve Patterson
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» Unknown
» Council Bluffs, Iowa, USA (more..)
» July 03, 1966
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» UP 8080B (more..)
» Unknown
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The experiment that didn’t work out: Alco PA 607 was selected as the control unit for Union Pacific’s coal-fired gas turbine 8080B which was formerly Great Northern electric 5018. A Fairbanks-Morse switcher with its headlight covered is out of service at right, pending disposition.
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