Six Heritage Units at Rail Fest 2012
August 29, 2012
We learned today that For the first time ever presented to the general public, all six Union Pacific 'Heritage' Units will be assembled in the same place at the same time.
No better place in history than at Rail Fest 2012 in Rail Town USA, to honor the Union Pacific Railroads' 150th Anniversary.
UP 1996 Southern Pacific heritage unit
UP 1995 Chicago and NorthWestern heritage unit
UP 1989 Denver and Rio Grande Western heritage unit
UP 1988 Missouri-Kansas-Texas heritage unit
UP 1983 Western Pacific heritage unit
UP 1982 Missouri Pacific heritage unit
In addition to the six Heritage Unites the "Living Legend, No. 844 steam locomotive and the 7400 is the "Race for the Cure" locomotive will be in North Platte for Rail Fest.
You'll want to participate in this historic event and see all six Heritage Units.