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Photo of UP City of Denver arrives Julesburg CO
UP City of Denver arrives Julesburg CO

E8A 938 and E8B 925 pull six cars of UP's train 111 the City of Denver arriving at Julesburg CO at around 0830 for its 1 minute stop. Denver is 197 miles distant and 111 is scheduled to be there in 3.5 hours with 3 more intermediate stops - avg speed 56 mph. In the summer of 1970, train 111 originated at North Platte adding a few through coaches from wb UP train #103, unofficially the City of Everywhere out of Chicago, to a baggage and cafe-lounge car.

Photo taken by my father (but I was standing next to him!).

Photographed by John Barlow, August, 1970.
Added to the photo archive by John Barlow, October 21, 2023.
Railroad: Union Pacific.

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