As the sun gets low, UP 1943 leads NS 066 through Ravenna, OH as the train tilts around a curve. The train made great time between Altoona and Conway making for nice evening light east of Clevelan... (more)
After a re-crew at Conway, the UP 1943 and the rest of its train head west through Rochester, back towards its home rails.
"If They Only Knew"
Ole Glory blows in the wind as the "Spirit of the Union Pacific" rounds the curve along the Martin Luther King Jr. East Busway.
The Union Pacific Office Car Special rolls westbound through Beloit, Ohio and past one of many farms along the NS Fort Wayne Line. Up front is UP 1943, the "Spirit of the Union Pacific" locomotive... (more)
The Spirit of Union Pacific leads NS 066 west by the former Reading Company Swatara station near Hershey.
NS 066, Union Pacific Business train, heads east through Altoona on the Norfolk Pittsburgh Line. 1943 had its CNW style cab signals removed and CR style signals installed for the trip over NS.
It was a real race against the sunset waiting for the UP office car special to make its return trip across Moodna Viaduct. The train was in NY to make a round trip out of Harriman as a dinner trai... (more)
The UP OCS, with the Spirit of the Union Pacific leading, rolls along Rt 17 in Sloatsburg as it makes its way north to Harriman.
The westbound UP OCS, running as NS 066, races under the MP 307 signals in Derry, PA! UP 1943 was modified with NS cab signals, allowing this unit to lead on the Pittsburgh Line.
"Spirit of Union Pacific" heads west for home rails after spending a weekend on the east coast.
The Spirit of the Union Pacific leads the UP office car special through Rutherford, NJ as it heads north towards Harriman, NY.