Pacific #3211 - the Life and Death of an SD40-2
An exclusive photo series compiled by Jay Glenewinkel
many changing faces of a MoPac locomotive, SD40-2 MP 3211 - it's life
from Bluebird into Canary; in the Post-merger Era as the renumbered #4211;
and finally its demise as it was involved in a headon collision in Devine,
TX in 1997 - all seen in this unique set of photos. This is an exclusive
series by Jay Glenewinkel.
1990, Jay was a crew van driver for MP (at that time it was still referred
to as Missouri Pacific in San Antonio). He later later was a crew van
driver for Southern Pacific, then again, from 1996 up until June 1997
(when the Devine Collision Occurred) he was a crew van driver for Union
Pacific. Jay was personal friends with all 4 crew members involved in
that Devine Wreck.