Steam train to visit Jefferson City this week
Sunday, May 29, 2011
Train enthusiasts are reminded that Jefferson City will play host this week to a piece of railroad history.
Union Pacific Railroad’s steam locomotive No. 844 is traveling from Cheyenne, Wyo., to North Little Rock, Ark., on a tour celebrating railroad heritage and The Little Rock Express as part of Union Pacific’s Great Excursion Adventure — You Route the Steam contest.
On Tuesday, the train will travel from Kansas City to Jefferson City.
On Wednesday, the train will be on public display from ....