Union Pacific Railroad steam locomotive to pass through Lawrence
A Union Pacific Railroad steam locomotive will pass through Lawrence on Saturday on its cross-country journey celebrating the railroad’s 150th anniversary.
Locomotive No. 844 will leave Topeka’s Great Overland Station at 10:45 a.m. Saturday on its way to Kansas City, Mo. Mark Davis, a spokesman for the company, said that the UP 150 Express will pass by the Union Pacific Depot, 402 N. Second St., about 11:30 a.m. It will not stop in Lawrence but will be available for viewing Saturday afternoon through Sunday at Union Station in Kansas City, Mo., 30 W. Pershing Road.