Western Pacific

Western Pacific [Union Pacific]
Palisade, Nevada
August 16, 1998

This westbound freight on former Southern Pacific rails south of Palisade, Nevada will next encounter the metropolis of Beowawe (population in 2017: 498). The track to the left is the former Western Pacific main, with the Humboldt River in the foreground.

This page posted 5/1/2018. Text and photo ©2018 Lamont Downs.