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Steam Locomotive No. 844 - Del Rio, TX | by Charles & Clint
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Steam Locomotive No. 844 - Del Rio, TX

"Steam Locomotive No. 844 is the last steam locomotive built for Union Pacific Railroad. It was delivered in 1944. A high-speed passenger engine, it pulled such widely known trains as the Overland Limited, Los Angeles Limited, Portland Rose and Challenger trains."

www.uprr.com/aboutup/excurs/up844.shtml

Here the 844 is just leaving Del Rio, Texas, crossing the San Felipe Creek bridge, East bound towards San Antonio, Texas.

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Taken on May 12, 2006