Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472?
Author: Doom
Date: 01-08-2019 - 19:14

Beer & Pizza Wrote:
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> Setting aside the question of Union Pacific
> allowing non-UP steam locomotives on its main
> line, why do so many insist that 4449 be part of
> the celebration when, in real life, the GS4s were
> not regularly assigned to Southern Pacific's
> Overland route?
>
> The 2472 did operate on Overland route and would
> be a more historically accurate representative of
> the non-Union Pacific partner of the
> Transcontinental Railroad.

Neither one of the exSP's will be there.

Feel better now?



Subject Written By Date/Time (PST)
  150th Transcontinental celebrations question Wayne 01-08-2019 - 14:12
  Re: 150th Transcontinental celebrations question SD9 01-08-2019 - 16:25
  Why 4449 instead of 2472? Beer & Pizza 01-08-2019 - 18:08
  Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472? Doom 01-08-2019 - 19:14
  Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472? Tammy J 01-08-2019 - 19:27
  Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472? LOL 01-09-2019 - 23:01
  Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472? Coastline Bill 01-08-2019 - 19:29
  Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472? E9A 01-09-2019 - 10:03
  Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472? E9B 01-09-2019 - 10:35
  Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472? Clear Stack 01-09-2019 - 11:42
  Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472? Nudge 01-09-2019 - 17:52
  Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472? Dennis 01-10-2019 - 11:25
  Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472? EEE 01-10-2019 - 14:37
  Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472? Yard Goat 01-11-2019 - 11:21
  Re: Why 4449 instead of 2472? Matt Morris 01-08-2019 - 19:49
  GS-4s did operate on the overland ke6qr 01-08-2019 - 20:58
  Re: GS-4s did operate on the overland Chris Walker 01-09-2019 - 00:29
  Re: GS-4s did operate on the overland Bad of Wind 01-09-2019 - 06:26
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