Union Pacific Gas Turbine Locomotive no. 13 was one of thirty built by GE. These locomotives were unique to the Union Pacific.
UP GE U50C
Signal Failure “Train of the Stars” crashes through wall. On 25th January 1948, The Super Chief claimed to be “The Train of the Stars” because of the many celebrities it carried between Chicago and Los Angeles. On this day it lost brakes at Los Angeles’ Union Passenger Terminal (LAUPT) crashed through a bumper post and a concrete wall and came to rest above Aliso Street. No injuries, but the engineer loses his job over the incident.
Milwaukee Road, Class Atlantic Hiawatha - This 4-4-2 steam locomotive hauled the iconic Hiawatha trains from Chicago to Minneapolis-St. Paul in 1935 and later, in 1940, from Chicago to Omaha and Sioux City.
frony cab locomotive | Historic Southern Pacific Cab-Forward Locomotive on Track for Train ...
RailPictures.Net Photo: 26 Union Pacific Gas Turbine at Cheyenne, Wyoming by Jim Munding
A shot of a U50C taken at North Platte. Photo taken by Joseph Quinn.
US Railroad Locomotive Train 1900s Old 8x10 Reprint Of Old Photo
RailPictures.Net Photo: NW 2135 Norfolk & Western Steam 2-8-8-2 at Roanoke, Virginia by Bob Drake [Collection of Tom Sink]
Train With Load Of Coal 1938 Vintage 8x10 Reprint Of Old Photo