The Spirit of Union Pacific leads a passenger special down Soldier Summit at Gilluly in the soft morning twilight. The executives on the train had a 10am meeting in Salt Lake City so this train wa... (more)
On a pleasant, August, afternoon, UP 1943 ( The Spirit of the Union Pacific) leads a 13 car officer special over the scenic Moffat Tunnel Line. Climbing over 8,000 feet in elevation, the Mo... (more)
On August 21, 2019, Union Pacific No. 1943 leads a westbound passenger train (office car special) on the railroad’s former Rio Grande Moffat Tunnel route west of Rocky, Colorado. By evening, the F... (more)
The sun continues to set on the Wyoming countryside as UP 1943 leads the Council Bluffs to Denver Passenger Special through Burns, WY on August 19th, 2019.
UP 1943 brings a passenger special into the Union Pacific's North Yard in Denver, Colorado.
After crossing over tracks at the previous control point, UP 1943 returns to track speed and continues west leading the Council Bluffs to Denver Passenger Special towards the small town of Egbert,... (more)
In the late evening sunlight, UP’s Council Bluffs to Denver Passenger Special races west through Pine Bluffs, WY on August 19th, 2019 with UP 1943 (the Spirit of the Union Pacific) on point.
UP 1943 guides the passenger train in downtown Omaha.
"The Spirit Visits Cajon"
Having split a pair of 'I' trains at the east end of Cheyenne Union Pacific's Military 'Spirit' painted 1943 sails through the OS at W508 with a 5 car westbound special.
Shortly after 844 and water tender cut off the rest of the train, UP’s “Spirit of the Union Pacific” rests under the former Denver and Salt Lake steam era water tower.
The unlikely journey comes to pass. It was only 1 year ago but it was on June 3, 2018 that Union Pacific Railroad 1943 (Veterans, SD70ACe/AH) lead a special passenger train over the Hackensack Riv... (more)
I felt a little "sick" that day so I took the opportunity to take the day off of school and head for Ohio. Not sure with an exact time when it will be trough Fostoria, I hopped up on the... (more)
UP 1943 leads the executive train on the Geneva Sub.
The UP OCS rolls into the setting sun near Ravenna, Ohio.