A Union Pacific freight waits for a crew in Las Vegas.
Looking toward downtown Las Vegas...a westbound gets ready to go to LA.....a GP30 is the yard switcher and looking all the way to the left of the photo is a deadline of DDA40X's stored.........
Almost 39 years ago to the day, Union Pacific 8444 slowly works around a wye under the watchful eye of the crew. The clothes and hairstyles have changed over the years, and UP 8444 is now UP 844, ... (more)
After spending a couple days in Las Vegas, the Union Pacific 8444 charges uphill on its way back to Salt Lake City and eventually to Cheyenne.
Almost 39 years ago to the day, the fuel tender on the UP 8444 spent a quiet night in Las Vegas. Today who would of thought she would now be number UP 844 and double heading with a Big Boy!
Valley Yard local LUM42 shoves a cut of cars into a lumber distribution center.
UP SD70M 4260 and SD70M 4769.
UP 6927 is the first in a long line of stored DD40Xs in the Las Vegas yard. Photo taken with permission.
UP 7310 leads a manifest east through Las Vegas as seen from the hotel room at Circus Circus.
Golf Anyone? Even though it is in the 30s and very cold for Las Vegas, the conductor on UP 25436 has is golf clubs and bag ready as soon as the eastbound train stops. The trailing passenger car h... (more)
UP Centennials 6945 and 6927 are in storage in the Las Vegas yard on a very cold January night. Photo taken with permission.
With a fresh crew on board and clear signals ahead, this domestic stack train will soon leave Las Vegas behind.
Union Pacific EMD SDP35's numbered 1400-1409. Photo taken from my slide collection, no photographer listed on slide.
UP 6937 is the first in a long line of stored DD40s at the Union Pacific yard in Las Vegas. Taken with permission.
Union Pacific SD45 #46, UP GP30-B #717B, UP DD35-B #86B and an SD40 #3097 at Las Vegas, Nevada October 06, 1979. Photo taken from my slide collection, no photographer listed on slide.